Heart surgeon after 23-hour (successful) long heart transplantation. His assistant is sleeping in the corner

untitled by davidboysoncooper on Flickr.

Desde Popayán, Colombia.

whale x 5

"They lived the slow and invisible interpenetration of their universes, like two stars gravitating around a common axis, in ever tighter orbits, whose clear destiny is to coalesce at some point in space and time."

— Paolo Giordano. The Solitude of Prime Numbers

"I imagine a line, a white line, painted on the sand and on the ocean, from me to you."

— Jonathan Safran Foer, Everything Is Illuminated (via 13neighbors)


Plaza de San Francisco, San Luis Potosi, Mexico by Keith Miller Oil pastel, 17cm by 24cm.

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n37_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr.
Via Flickr: Mollusca & shells.. Boston,Gould & Lincoln,

Moscow, Red Square, Paintings for sale by m. muraskin on Flickr.
Kelly Puissegur, This Small Branch is a Nice Disguise 

"What’s the use of having developed a science well enough to make predictions if, in the end, all we’re willing to do is stand around and wait for them to come true?"

F. Sherwood Rowland (regarding CFCs and the ozone layer).