Uncertain Times

Uncertain about everything
Stephen Gray demonstrates static electricity by charging a boy suspended by insulating strings, 1744.   ⚛

Stephen Gray demonstrates static electricity by charging a boy suspended by insulating strings, 1744.  

Rocket Apparatus  ☢
Sphere
aschlotter:

Abriss - demolition (2)
Südzuckerwerk, Groß-Gerau, 2009

aureliomadrid

aschlotter:

Abriss - demolition (2)

Südzuckerwerk, Groß-Gerau, 2009

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arsvitaest:

Algernon Newton (1880-1968), A Gap in the Hedge, oil on canvas

arsvitaest:

Algernon Newton (1880-1968), A Gap in the Hedge, oil on canvas

Pellet and Bolt Crossbow
Carel Fabritius, The Goldfinch, 1654
Peter

Carel Fabritius, The Goldfinch, 1654

Peter

Berenice Abbott (July 17, 1898 – December 9, 1991)
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blankdiary:

paradox

blankdiary:

paradox

Balil - 3/4 Heart

randomeclectica:

Self Portrait (1901)
Photographer: Edward Steichen
Photo: The J. Paul Getty Museum

randomeclectica:

Self Portrait (1901)

Photographer: Edward Steichen

Photo: The J. Paul Getty Museum

arsvitaest:

Unidentified German artist, Dance of Death, 16th centuryThe Metropolitan Museum of Art
Translation of Latin inscription on the reverse:

"A true friend is revealed in uncertain times. Theodosius Nervius wrote this for his dear friend, Hans.”

arsvitaest:

Unidentified German artist, Dance of Death, 16th century
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Translation of Latin inscription on the reverse:

"A true friend is revealed in uncertain times.
Theodosius Nervius wrote this for his dear friend, Hans.”
Banded iron rock, mineral layers compressed in vibrant colours found in the Hammersley Range, Western Australia.
Aeon

Banded iron rock, mineral layers compressed in vibrant colours found in the Hammersley Range, Western Australia.

Aeon