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from the Guardian

The week in wildlife - in pictures

Giant anteater - Giant Anteaters are native to Central and South America. Their amazing tongues are typically 60 cm (24 inches) long, covered in backward-curving papillae and coated in thick, sticky saliva

from The Verge

Marvel made us comic book nerds, now it wants to make us Comic Book Guy

Wanda Maximoff || Captain America: The Winter Soldier || ?x? || #animated


Pictures of the day: 15 January 2013

This plant seems to have large red lips, just like Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger. With a scientific name of Psychotria Elata, this species also goes by the fitting names of the Hot Lips Plant, Flower of Lips or even Hooker's Lips. The colourful red flowers have evolved to attract pollinators including hummingbirds and butterflies. The plant can be found in the forested areas of tropical America such as Costa Rica and Colombia.

from Jane Austen's World

Going to See Cassandra’s Portrait of Her Sister Jane Austen

18th Century Ladies Clothing | Mezzotint print of Gainsborough's portrait of the Duchess of ...

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UBC Okanagan

There is an ancient Indian saying~ Something lives only as long as the last person who remembers it. My people have come to trust memory over history. Memory, like fire, is radiant & immutable while history serves only those who seek to control it, those who douse the flame of memory in order to put out the dangerous fire of truth. Beware these men for they are dangerous & unwise. Their false history is written in the blood of those who might remember & seek the truth.~Floyd 'Red Crow'…

from RadioTimes

The best 3D gifs from Doctor Who to Sherlock to Star Wars

Doctor Who, Sherlock, Star Wars and Frozen split-depth gifs