carabooo:

huffingtonpost:

People have offered many potential explanations for this discrepancy, but this ad highlights the importance of the social cues that push girls away from math and science in their earliest childhood years.

Watch the powerful Verizon advertisement to really understand what a little girl hears when you tell her she’s pretty.

this is important.

triatic:

"swearing is so unattractive."

"fuck you I ain’t attractive anyways."

aelulah:

Follow my insta @bell_rosee and i might follow you back :)

aelulah:

Follow my insta @bell_rosee and i might follow you back :)

thenewenlightenmentage:

Transiting exoplanet with longest known year
Astronomers have discovered a transiting exoplanet with the longest known year. Kepler-421b circles its star once every 704 days. In comparison, Mars orbits our Sun once every 780 days. Most of the 1,800-plus exoplanets discovered to date are much closer to their stars and have much shorter orbital periods.
"Finding Kepler-421b was a stroke of luck," says lead author David Kipping of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA). "The farther a planet is from its star, the less likely it is to transit the star from Earth’s point of view. It has to line up just right."
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thenewenlightenmentage:

Transiting exoplanet with longest known year

Astronomers have discovered a transiting exoplanet with the longest known year. Kepler-421b circles its star once every 704 days. In comparison, Mars orbits our Sun once every 780 days. Most of the 1,800-plus exoplanets discovered to date are much closer to their stars and have much shorter orbital periods.

"Finding Kepler-421b was a stroke of luck," says lead author David Kipping of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA). "The farther a planet is from its star, the less likely it is to transit the star from Earth’s point of view. It has to line up just right."

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slaive:

when you know you typed ur password wrong but you hit enter still hoping it’s correct

jackblogguy:

jerkidiot:

pharell williams and will ferrell have reverse names

WHAT HAVE YOU DONE

kcolenaj:

True to color. Absolutely breathtaking.
Tamsui, New Taipei City. Taiwan.

kcolenaj:

True to color. Absolutely breathtaking.

Tamsui, New Taipei City. Taiwan.

ilovedessert:

Giant Rainbow Pancake (by moyemotto)

ilovedessert:

Giant Rainbow Pancake (by moyemotto)