Wandering Road of Insanity

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art-of-swords:

Swords in Art - Joan of Arc

  • Dated: 19th century
  • Measurements: height: 36 cm (14 inches); width: 14 cm (5-1/2 inches); depth: 12 cm (4-3/4 inches)

Bisque porcelain (unglazed, white ceramic ware) statuette of Joan of Arc in armor atop square base and holding removable silver sword. There’s a swan hallmark on sword.

Source: Copyright © 2014 Expertissim

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steampunktendencies:

Steampunk Officer Pistol by Dave Crook

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novelteathought:

strivingking:

When you’re feeling down and out, REAL friends be like

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okay but the guy in blue gets up and hold onto the back of the red guys shirt like a small child or perhaps a duckling

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a-spoon-is-born:

antiva-is-for-lovers:

voreing:

here’s a video of an armadillo playing if youve never seen that before

Oh. My. God.

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bogleech:

endangereduglythings:

Baby gharials are adorable. I hope they make the same “mep!” that baby caimans make.

I know crocodilians don’t even open their mouths to make noise but imagine all these little stick faces yapping away

Reblogged from transomclimber

bogleech:

endangereduglythings:

Baby gharials are adorable. I hope they make the same “mep!” that baby caimans make.

I know crocodilians don’t even open their mouths to make noise but imagine all these little stick faces yapping away

(Source: seal-team-seven)

tammuz:

Mesopotamian pottery with Aramaic script, the dominant language in Iraq prior to the 7th Century CE. The alphabetical script replaced Cuneiform as the major writing method in Mesopotamia during the Hellenistic Era. The Oriental Institute Museum at the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.     
Photo by Babylon Chronicle

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tammuz:

Mesopotamian pottery with Aramaic script, the dominant language in Iraq prior to the 7th Century CE. The alphabetical script replaced Cuneiform as the major writing method in Mesopotamia during the Hellenistic Era. The Oriental Institute Museum at the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.     

Photo by Babylon Chronicle

Origins of Mysterious World Trade Center Ship Revealed

Reblogged from archaeologicalnews

archaeologicalnews:

In July 2010, amid the gargantuan rebuilding effort at the site of the World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan, construction workers halted the backhoes when they uncovered something unexpected just south of where the Twin Towers once stood.

At 22 feet (6.7 meters) below today’s street level,…

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thefabulousweirdtrotters:

With or Without Sugar ?

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lorca-the-great:

After not winning anything at the cosplay pagent at GaymerX2 (bullshit) I undertook the task of putting my Garrett cosplay on my mannequin.

So HERE have some epic detail shots!

Did Deforestation Really Lead to Societal Collapse in Chaco Canyon?

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archaeologicalnews:

It has been a long-accepted notion that the great-house society of the AD 900 to 1150 puebloan Chaco Canyon culture of the American Southwest collapsed because of deforestation to build their impressive communities. It is popularly cited as an example and warning of how human society employs…