werk1975:

 

Excavation of the Sphinx, circa 1850

werk1975:

 

Excavation of the Sphinx, circa 1850

(Source: greatbuffalotradingpost)

peaceful-moon:

Pixie’s Parasol (Mycena Interrupta), native to Australia

peaceful-moon:

Pixie’s Parasol (Mycena Interrupta), native to Australia

caledscratch:

roarkshop:

I watched this 4 minute video about how reintroducing wolves to Yellowstone park literally changed everything about the park and just sat there for another two minutes, mouth open and teary eyed and amazed. Definitely worth a watch. 

it’s amazing how the earth itself changed in response to wildlife…

(Source: pale-blood)

thebrightorion:

This is Pismis 24-1 (HDE 319718), a region with spectacular diversity, beginning with its open cluster of neighboring stars, called Pismis 24. Together, they are centrally located within the diffuse nebula NGC 6357, which is located approximately 8,150 light-years from Earth in the constellation of Scorpius.
Stardust

thebrightorion:

This is Pismis 24-1 (HDE 319718), a region with spectacular diversity, beginning with its open cluster of neighboring stars, called Pismis 24. Together, they are centrally located within the diffuse nebula NGC 6357, which is located approximately 8,150 light-years from Earth in the constellation of Scorpius.

Stardust

hpolleyphotography:

Lake Biwa, by Shoda Koho, woodblock print, ca. 1910-30

hpolleyphotography:

Lake Biwa, by Shoda Koho, woodblock print, ca. 1910-30

blodbad:

a lil mushroom town

blodbad:

a lil mushroom town

Peace and the survival of life on earth as we know it are threatened by human activities that lack a commitment to humanitarian values. Destruction of nature and natural resources results from ignorance, greed and lack of respect for the earth’s living things.

whimsy-cat:

Handmade crowns by Elemental Child.