Severus and Lily discussing James in their fifth year

remediosthebeauty:

Ren Ri really does work with bees to make these.  He pre-builds the container, adds the queen, then shifts it every week to encourage the bees to build in unusual patterns.

via This is Colossal

ucresearch:

How diamonds and lasers can recreate Jupiter’s core


Understanding what the insides of the biggest planets in the universe has been largely wrapped up in theories.  Now scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Lab have recreated these conditions with the help of diamonds and the world’s largest laser:

Though diamond is the least compressible material known, the researchers were able to compress it to an unprecedented density, greater than lead at ambient conditions.

The hope is to understand how these planets evolve over time by being able to reproduce their immense pressures.  You can read more about it here.

Haven’t you ever had a dream?


Every time I see this picture I like get taken aback because it literally looks like just a normal party

Every time I see this picture I like get taken aback because it literally looks like just a normal party

sindarinqueen:

Bard + Mirkwood Elves

"Rooting for other people’s failure does get in the way of your success." - Amy Poehler

castielloveshumanity:

wessas:

*ignores age difference between me and my celebrity crushes*

double my age is double the fun am i right