"On 27 August 1883, the Earth let out a noise louder than any it has made since."

Krakatoa eruption lithographA lithograph of the massive 1883 eruption of KrakatoaThe eruption of Krakatoa, and subsequent phenomena, 1888; Parker & Coward; via Wikipedia

Krakatoa - the volcano so loud, its sound traveled the Earth 4 times. 

See the full story via Nautilus Magazine

thatssoscience:

Happy National Coffee Day!

What a great to rewatch my That’s So Science episode all about the science of coffee! 

Thinking with Portals is better for your Brain.

Portal 2 Improves Cognitive Skills More Than Lumosity Does, Study Finds

What does it mean when “entertainment” games improve players’ test scores more than brain-training programs? via popsci Here 

Lego + Doom.
I’m a happy camper.
Seen Via Chris McVeigh, Art by Iain Heath here

Lego + Doom.

I’m a happy camper.

Seen Via Chris McVeigh, Art by Iain Heath here

magplusart:

Self-Portrait, August 27, 2014 by Roy Harper
Roy Harper, The Wire July 2011 + Self-Portrait, September 1889 by Vincent van Gogh

Brilliant Art+Mag Mashup

magplusart:

Self-Portrait, August 27, 2014 by Roy Harper

Roy Harper, The Wire July 2011 + Self-Portrait, September 1889 by Vincent van Gogh

Brilliant Art+Mag Mashup

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Did you hear about the website divulging all the new info on Star Wars Ep VII?

WookieLeaks

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Wonders of the Monsoon: Strange Castaways: Monster leech swallows giant worm - BBC Source via io9 

Grammar Nerds Rejoice. 

Or my Favorite “Serial Comma Redux”

Coffee Porn.

(Source: paid-for-free-wifi)

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Truth.
"Dos Boot. A German film about a computer."
motherboardtv:

What’s the Deal With This Shell Shock Bug, Anyway?