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April 20, 2014 3:21 pm
hannahcarbons:

roachpatrol:

ceruleancynic:

thatscienceguy:

The Vampire Bat is the only species of bat that has retained its ability to maneuver on land, not only can they walk on land but they can also hop and run at surprisingly fast speeds!

desmodus rotundus is objectively adorable

they’re also the only mammal to run with front propulsion! how cool is that. every four-footed mammal that can gallop does so in the same pattern, except these little guys. 

Reference for dragon walking.

hannahcarbons:

roachpatrol:

ceruleancynic:

thatscienceguy:

The Vampire Bat is the only species of bat that has retained its ability to maneuver on land, not only can they walk on land but they can also hop and run at surprisingly fast speeds!

desmodus rotundus is objectively adorable

they’re also the only mammal to run with front propulsion! how cool is that. every four-footed mammal that can gallop does so in the same pattern, except these little guys. 

Reference for dragon walking.

(Source: ylatayaeray, via maggiethemadbat)

3:21 pm 3:17 pm
obscurlett:

4/20/2014
Happy 8th anniversary Mother 3! Yay!

obscurlett:

4/20/2014

Happy 8th anniversary Mother 3! Yay!

(via inkerton-kun)

3:17 pm
mo0gs:

Idk I wanted to doodle a cute Ellen!
Happy Easter!
Happy birthday Weed!
Happy Sunday to you all!
ヾ(@⌒ー⌒@)ノ

Ps just ignore her hand HAHA— ;__;

mo0gs:

Idk I wanted to doodle a cute Ellen!
Happy Easter!
Happy birthday Weed!
Happy Sunday to you all!
ヾ(@⌒ー⌒@)ノ

Ps just ignore her hand HAHA— ;__;
3:16 pm
combo-meal:

Quick Greninja doodle. Sorry it’s not Mewtwo, but this one’s pretty nice, huh? 

combo-meal:

Quick Greninja doodle. Sorry it’s not Mewtwo, but this one’s pretty nice, huh? 

(via rock-bomber)

3:13 pm
chocochimbu:

de-stress drawing. I love flower crowns on plant people

chocochimbu:

de-stress drawing. I love flower crowns on plant people

April 18, 2014 10:46 am 10:44 am

chroniclesofamber:

Cyber-Dys-Punk-Topia

“There was a place near an airport, Kowloon, when Hong Kong wasn’t China, but there had been a mistake, a long time ago, and that place, very small, many people, it still belonged to China. So there was no law there. An outlaw place. And more and more people crowded in; they built it up, higher. No rules, just building, just people living. Police wouldn’t go there. Drugs and whores and gambling. But people living, too. Factories, restaurants. A city. No laws.

William Gibson, Idoru

It was the most densely populated place on Earth for most of the 20th century, where a room cost the equivalent of US$6 per month in high rise buildings that belonged to no country. In this urban enclave, “a historical accident”, law had no place. Drug dealers, pimps and prostitutes lived and worked alongside kindergartens, and residents walked the narrow alleys with umbrellas to shield themselves from the endless, constant dripping of makeshift water pipes above….

Kowloon ‘Walled’ City lost its wall during the Second World War when Japan invaded and razed the walls for materials to expand the nearby airport. When Japan surrendered, claims of sovereignty over Kowloon finally came to a head between the Chinese and the British. Perhaps to avoid triggering yet another conflict in the wake of a world war, both countries wiped their hands of the burgeoning territory.

And then came the refugees, the squatters, the outlaws. The uncontrolled building of 300 interconnected towers crammed into a seven-acre plot of land had begun and by 1990, Kowloon was home to more than 50,000 inhabitants….

Despite earning its Cantonese nickname, “City of Darkness”, amazingly, many of Kowloon’s residents liked living there. And even with its lack of basic amenities such as sanitation, safety and even sunlight, it’s reported that many have fond memories of the friendly tight-knit community that was “poor but happy”.

“People who lived there were always loyal to each other. In the Walled City, the sunshine always followed the rain,” a former resident told the South China Morning Post….

Today all that remains of Kowloon is a bronze small-scale model of the labyrinth in the middle a public park where it once stood.

This isn’t to say places like Kowloon Walled City no longer exist in Hong Kong….

— from Anywhere But Here: Kowloon “Anarchy” City

(via makr0ss)

10:44 am
plotpretty:

Your titan will be ready in 60 seconds…

plotpretty:

Your titan will be ready in 60 seconds…

(via makr0ss)

10:44 am

zferolie:

psychopseudopod:

wait wait wAIT WAIT I NEED THIS GAME WHAT IS IT CALLED

Brutal Legend. that guy is also voiced by jack black

(Source: tampire, via makr0ss)