mrcaptaincook:

kinesin (a motor protein) pulling a some kind of vesicle along some kind of cytoskeletal filament
via John Liebler at Art of the Cell

mrcaptaincook:

kinesin (a motor protein) pulling a some kind of vesicle along some kind of cytoskeletal filament

via John Liebler at Art of the Cell

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asapscience:

The descent into Alzheimer’s disease. A doctor chronicles the signatures of his patient as the disease took hold of her. Our love goes out to anyone who’s dealt with this awful disease in some way. 
via Reddit

asapscience:

The descent into Alzheimer’s disease. 

A doctor chronicles the signatures of his patient as the disease took hold of her. Our love goes out to anyone who’s dealt with this awful disease in some way. 

via Reddit

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fuckdropandroll:

lierdumoa:

iwatchforsasha:

Fantastic Breasts and Where to Find Them

That second to last panel is chilling.

I’m sorry I can’t get over the irony of an adult writing porn about teenagers and then criticizing someone for watching ‘just turned 18’ porn.

Yeah, I don’t disagree that porn is shitty and all, but…I mean…those characters are children for most of the books. Jesus christ.

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Vietnam Helmet Graffiti: "As is the case with so many other things, the conflict in Vietnam put its own unique stamp on the things we wrote on our helmets." (Marc Leepson, 30 July 2010)

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archaeologicalnews:

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One of the most important archaeological sites in the North East is up for sale.

Binchester Roman town near Bishop Auckland is being sold by the Church Commissioners. Auckland Castle Trust say they fear it may fall into the hands of developers and have put in a £2m bid to buy the site.

But…

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humanoidhistory:

GREETINGS FROM POMPEII — Vintage visions of the ancient ruins of Pompeii, Italy, circa 1905, photochrome color postcards from the Detroit Publishing Company, courtesy of the Library of Congress.

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thelandofmaps:

Europe vs the United States Sunshine duration in hours per year [722px × 1,144px]CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

You jammy bastards.

thelandofmaps:

Europe vs the United States Sunshine duration in hours per year [722px × 1,144px]
CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!
thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

You jammy bastards.

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