Sit down, have some plaid.

Thank you everyone for all your well wishes. <3 <3 You guys are the best.

— 6 days ago with 1 note


in the distance you hear it

the blaring fog horn noise of the pacific rim fandom

they rise

(via littlemargaret)

— 4 weeks ago with 6824 notes
#Pacific Rim  #so excite 
Things I enjoy:
-Living in the Pacific NW
-My new skirt

Things I enjoy:

-Living in the Pacific NW

-My new skirt

— 1 month ago with 9 notes
#art  #Illustration  #mushrooms 

Spent all day in the archives transcribing a journal from a young man working in the Pacific Northwest in 1855.

Thus far, dude has spent all of September 1855 losing his horse, complaining about his co-workers (and the weather), waxing poetic about coffee and basically being a huge goober.

It is incredibly comforting to me how little has changed in this world. <3

I can’t wait to see what he got up to in October. (also I may or may not ship him with one of his co-workers who keeps saving his bacon. Seriously, dude would have been dead several times over if it weren’t for his buddy McQuirk.)

— 1 month ago with 2 notes

So I am house sitting and was looking in one of the closets for a dust pan…

…and found this horrifying nightmare.

— 1 month ago with 10 notes
#why do they have this  #masks  #nightmare fodder 


girls being kept out of the sciences and pushed into the humanities; the humanities being valued less in our society than the sciences; and the humanities and sciences being looked at as stark opposites that couldn’t possibly be enjoyed for the same reasons are all problems that need to in some degree be tackled together 

(via rincewitch)

— 1 month ago with 8467 notes

I really never spend much time dressing to impress the people I love, but I sure spend a lot of energy dressing to impress the people I hate.

— 1 month ago with 2 notes
Study questions Neandertal inferiority to early modern humans →



An analysis of the archaeological records of Neandertals and their modern human contemporaries has found that complex interbreeding and assimilation may have been responsible for Neandertal disappearance 40,000 years ago, in contrast to many current theories, according to results published…

— 2 months ago with 192 notes
New method confirms humans and Neanderthals interbred →



Technical objections to the idea that Neanderthals interbred with the ancestors of Eurasians have been overcome, thanks to a genome analysis method described in the April 2014 issue of the journal Genetics. The technique can more confidently detect the genetic signatures of interbreeding than…

— 3 months ago with 339 notes