Do you have a favorite book from childhood?
I do, but that’s irrelevant because part of the beauty of intellectual life is that it’s ever evolving. To anchor yourself with such certainty to something like an all-time favorite is the opposite of progress.
— Maria Popova
Photo by Fred Lyon
Volcanic eruption captured on camera.
Underestimate the power of nature at your peril…
Some of the thousands of dire wolf skulls found inside the La Brea Tar Pits, Los Angeles.
Photo by Matt Emmett
Urban Skiing in Abandoned Detroit
Photographs of the mineral patterns in the tunnels of a salt mine, deep underground near Yekaterinburg in Russia.
All photographs taken by Mikhail Mishainik.