rust and stardust

{I believe that life is a game, that life is a cruel joke, and that life is what happens when you're alive and that you might as well lie back and enjoy it}
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  • thatscienceguy:

    Math is Beautiful, math is the absolute truth and that makes it beautiful. Mathematicians even go so far as calling it an art form. 

    mathematics, rightly viewed, possesses not only truth, but supreme beauty — a beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture, without appeal to any part of our weaker nature, without the gorgeous trappings of painting or music, yet sublimely pure, and capable of a stern perfection such as only the greatest art can show - Bertrand Russel 

    One of the most amazing equations, in my opinion, is the Lorentz factor, 

    Virtually all of the mathematics behind Einsteins theory or special relativity can be reduced back to this one, simple equation. basically, these few lines describe exactly what happens when you travel close to the speed of light, and the fact that it is as simple and short as it is, is beautiful.

    (via thatscienceguy)


    Christian Weber - Speak and Spell (2012)

    "A fascination with Eastern spirituality led Weber to work on Speak and Spell, a series of photographs that examines human gesture.”

    1. Suggesting Astonishment

    2. Adoration

    3. Holding Fingers Open to Grasp a Weapon

    4. Instruction by Silence

    5. Beckoning to Bestow

    6. Assuring Protection


    A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other. —Charles Dickens

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