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The War Within: Our Immune System

May 6, 2014 | No Comments » | Topics: Interesting |

Cell eater

Cell eater

First step in phagocytosis, or “cell eating” a macrophage extends several pseudopods from it’s singlecelled form to embrace a number of E-coli bacteria

On the attack

On the attack

Malaria protozoa have multiplied in two cells in a culture dish of red blood cells. One has burst open releasing the parasites to infect other cells

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Inside The World’s Largest Cruise Ship (25 Pics)

May 5, 2014 | 1 Comment » | Topics: Interesting |

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With 2,700 rooms spanning 16 decks, the Allure of the Seas is like a miniature city, travelling from Fort Lauderdale to the Carribbean at a comfortable 22 knots. Oh and there’s a Starbucks on board…

Standing upright at 1,187 feet tall, Allure of the Seas is 124 feet taller than the Eiffel Tower.
– Allure of the Seas’ length is approximately equal to three and half regulation size soccer/football fields
– Allure of the Seas is 5.11 times longer than a Boeing 747 Jetliner
– Allure of the Seas was constructed out of 500,000 individual parts
– 158,503 gallons of paint was used
– The electrical cables onboard Allure of the Seas would stretch approximately the distance from Fort Lauderdale, Fla. to Juneau, Alaska

funny pictures and videos of the day

funny pictures and videos of the day

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A Damn Fine Collection Of Fascinating Photos

May 5, 2014 | 7 Comments » | Topics: Interesting |

This sculpture is called La Resurrezione. It was created for the Paul VI Audience Hall by Pericle Fazzini in 1971. As you can see, the sculpture depicts Jesus rising from the dead and transforming into a Nazgûl.

 

Poachers dehorned her with a chainsaw

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A Tour Inside Kink’s BDSM Armory

May 2, 2014 | No Comments » | Topics: Interesting |

pictures from inside Kink.com armory studio

For those who want a real insiders glance at the alternative fetish world that San Francisco is famous for, the historic armory is your mecca. The headquarters of Kink.com, which runs over 25 different adult sites from inside its massive interior, the armory is a sub-cultural landmark without peer on San Francisco’s dynamic sexual landscape. Once a month, they open their doors of its giant brick fortress to free public tours. No, visitors don’t get to watch any sex scenes in action. But they do get to explore the intersection of an authentically antique interior with fabricated dank, dark sets.

pictures from inside Kink.com armory studio

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21 Fascinating Photos Collected From History

May 1, 2014 | 4 Comments » | Topics: Interesting |

Dick Winters and Easy Company (Band of Brothers) at the Eagle’s Nest, Hitler’s residence

historical photos

 

Los Alamos scientist sitting next to the worlds first atomic bomb shortly before the Trinity test. July 16, 1945

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Inside One Of The Massive Data Centers That Is Keeping Facebook Up And Running

April 30, 2014 | No Comments » | Topics: Interesting |

facebook data center

Lulea, Sweden is home to Facebook’s newest data center and is already handling live traffic from across the world. The center runs on locally generated hydro-electric energy along with the icy Nordic air to power and cool the masses of servers while the excess heat generated is harnessed to keep the offices warm. All equipment is also 100% renewable. .

facebook data center

The upper level of Facebook’s data center serves as a huge cooling system, with fresh air entering the building through louvers and then passing through a series of chambers that filter and cool the air, which then enters the server area on the lower floor. This fan wall helps maintain pressure to guide the air through filters.

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What Is This Sorcery?!? Asian Girls Before And After Makeup

April 30, 2014 | No Comments » | Topics: Interesting |

A gallery of Asian girls before and after makeup transformations

A gallery of Asian girls before and after makeup transformations

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A Sampling Of The Many Awesome Foods That Can Be Found While Visiting Japan

April 30, 2014 | 2 Comments » | Topics: Interesting |

Ramen with pork and egg

Ramen with pork and egg

This was so good, I wanted to cry!!

Takoyaki

Takoyaki

Eaten in Osaka

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