Cory Poole made this video of the annular solar ecplise yesterday using 700 photographs from a telescope with “a very narrow bandpass allowing you to see the chromosphere and not the much brighter photosphere below it.”
Cory says: “The filter only allows light that is created when hydrogen atoms go from the 2nd excited state to the 1st excited state.” Very cool.
Yes, great. If Maurice Sendak had drawn The Avengers, a loving homage by designer Hannah Friedrichs.
When a great orator makes a great speech you are listening to ten centuries and ten thousand men—but we call it his speech, and really some exceedingly small portion of it is his. — Letters of Note: The bulk of all human utterances is plagiarism
(Source: prtyxbullsht, via theanimalblog)
Some Conceptual Literature on Twitter: The Poetry Foundation
People who don't know how to spell "cologne"