Come on guys, I can’t be the only one who thought that Garrus’ and Shep’s whole talk about adopting baby krogans was just their way of saying: “Yep, when all this shit is over, we’re adopting Grunt”. At least that is my headcanon and nobody can stop me. MWUAHAH!

Also: Vakarian, Shep, cut it out! The poor krogan’s brain probably can’t compute all those affections!



Solar energy that doesn’t block the view

A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a clear surface. And, according to Richard Lunt of MSU’s College of Engineering, the key word is “transparent.”

[read more at MSU] [paper] [picture credit: Yimu Zhao]




Kelston Boys’ High School perform a massive haka in honour of the new Maori carving on campus

I live for this


so you’re telling me that the least necessary boss fight in the entire game was put in because, what, bioware wanted hawke to be able to loot another corpse? 




#rp #dontshoot

Okay, this is really important.

this is much needed right now in the midst of everything else we’ve been doing in solidarity for mike - let’s not forget how Black, disabled folks are also targets, especially those with autism, due to behaviors cops love to read as “aggressive”, on top of their racism.

“All my life men like you have sneered at me. And all my life I’ve been knocking men like you into the dust.” - Brienne of Tarth





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Senegal, Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Nigeria, Chad, Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, and Djibouti. Those are the countries. It will be drought-resistant species, mostly acacias. And this is a fucking brilliant idea you have no idea oh my Christ

This will create so many jobs and regenerate so many communities and aaaaaahhhhhhh

more info here:

it’s already happening, and already having positive effects. this is wonderful, why have i not heard of this before? i’m so happy!

Oh wow, this is fantastic!

August 23 | 5:00 | 50248♥ | ragadoo | ultrafacts


Whenever people point to Mary Shelley and say “a woman invented sci-fi you know” I just think “well, I mean, technically a woman invented the whole concept of authoring books as far as we can tell but hey who’s keeping track”


… AND THAT IS THE WAY I MAKE FIRE! Simple and messy “how to gry”.
I will add quick smoke tutorial / step by step too Just wait. \o/

EDIT: Sorry for small images >8C I am not good with tumblr image sizes and I have never understood them. But by copying the image URL you can see bigger sized images!


Yeah just drop me off right here this is good

August 23 | 11:59 | 44438♥ | ablubluh | odios


every time I read about lavellan being a spy I laugh because I imagine them just straight up walking into the conclave like “what is up my fellow chantry worshipers, praise the andraste” and no one noticing because templars have like 20/200 vision

cadash is better about it and just keeps repeating “FINE DWARVEN CRAFTS, DIRECT FROM ORZIMMAR”