February 27, 2014
hijaktaffairs:

fra angelico
conversion de st. augustin15th century

hijaktaffairs:

fra angelico

conversion de st. augustin
15th century

February 27, 2014
historical-nonfiction:

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland has a flag with a history, as told by this handy little graphic. (The long name is another byproduct of their rather…conquer-happy history, explained here.)

historical-nonfiction:

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland has a flag with a history, as told by this handy little graphic. (The long name is another byproduct of their rather…conquer-happy history, explained here.)

(Source: neatorama.com, via 99percentinvisible)

February 27, 2014

weedblogandcoolshit:

Key and Peele: let me hit that

(via mouseover)

February 22, 2014

February 13, 2014

February 9, 2014
Why YouTube buffers: The secret deals that make and break €”online video

February 9, 2014
Origins of Common UI Symbols

joylita:

They are road signs for your daily rituals—the instantly recognized symbols and icons you press, click and ogle countless times a day when you interact with your computer. But how much do you know about their origins?

I love the story behind the USB symbol:

The USB icon was drawn to resemble Neptune’s Trident, the mighty Dreizack.

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You can find the entire infographic over at Visual.ly here.

February 8, 2014

January 24, 2014
Genes that fit: Tulane freshmen discover shared sperm-donor dad

January 24, 2014
New river dolphin species found