“Oxygen: one of the most greedy, electron-stripping elements on the periodic table” It turns out life may have gotten its start pretty early in Earth’s history, and while the first couple billion years saw several important developments, the…
More #happymaking from Michelle Obama and Missy Elliott! Also Missy Elliott! What more could you ask for?
Clown Alert (via @obviousplant)
TJUVSMAKA (Swedish): to taste or eat small pieces of food when you think nobody is looking. (via @qikipedia)
The Lion and the Tortoise
This is totally crazy… and amazing. #katebush Forty years ago, British teenager Kate Bush was watching a BBC rerun of a 1967 miniseries based on Emily Brontë’s novel Wuthering Heights. That program must have captured her attention, because she did some research into it and found that she and Brontë shared a birthday, July 30. Taking that as an
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Every English elm is descended from a single tree that lived 2,000 years ago and was imported to Britain by the Romans. (via @qikipedia) #treefact