ok but seriously my favourite prehistoric animal is definitely andrewsarchus
THEIR JAW WAS A METER LONG
LOOK AT THAT SIZE COMPARISON
BUT THAT’S NOT THE BEST BIT
YOU SEE THEIR CLOSEST LIVING RELATIVES AREN’T BEARS
THEIR CLOSEST LIVING RELATIVES
“In the 1970′s the Princeton physicist Gerard O’Neill with the help of NASA Ames Research Center and Stanford University held a series of space colony summer studies which explored the possibilities of humans living in giant orbiting spaceships. Colonies housing about 10,000 people were designed and a number of artistic renderings of the concepts were made.”
Did anybody notice how similar this looks to the space station from the movie Elysium.
I’ve got a feeling they did that on purpose.
Best Giant Outer Space Habitats post yet!
English Electric Lightning. I can almost understand why it got tagged ‘spaceship’. Experimental Requirement 103 was issued in 1947, and it’s still flying in several air forces. Pretty good for a stopgap against Soviet bombers.
The “Seelenkiste" cabin concept by Bauhaus-University Professor Michael Loudon.
Via Joan Childs.
Giant hole mysteriously forms in Siberia, and nobody knows why
The gaping 260-foot-wide hole was spotted in an area of Siberia known as “the end of the world.”
Artists, in order: Jim Burns, Roger Dean, Bruce Pennington, Tim White, Michael Bohme, Chris Moore, Paul Lehr, Rodney Matthews, Chris Foss, and John Harris.
Richard Eurich (English, 1903-1992), The Road to Grassington, 1971. Oil on board, 16 x 20 in.
Vincent Di Fate