October 18, 2014
Joerg Mitter

Joerg Mitter

October 17, 2014
theartofgooglebooks:

Neon moiré.
From the frontispiece to The Loyal Mountaineers of Tennessee by Thomas William Humes (1888). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized March 15, 2006.

theartofgooglebooks:

Neon moiré.

From the frontispiece to The Loyal Mountaineers of Tennessee by Thomas William Humes (1888). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized March 15, 2006.

(via club-bangers)

October 16, 2014
Owl Stirrup Spout Bottle

Date: 2nd–3rd century
Geography: Peru
Culture: Moche
Medium: Ceramic
Dimensions: H. 9 1/2 x W. 4 5/8in. (24.1 x 11.7cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line: Gift of Nathan Cummings, 1966
Accession Number: 66.30.5

Met Museum

Owl Stirrup Spout Bottle

Date: 2nd–3rd century
Geography: Peru
Culture: Moche
Medium: Ceramic
Dimensions: H. 9 1/2 x W. 4 5/8in. (24.1 x 11.7cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line: Gift of Nathan Cummings, 1966
Accession Number: 66.30.5

October 10, 2014
A man walks past a bust of Lenin in the Russian village of Barentsburg on the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard on April 26, 2007. Francois Lenoir

A man walks past a bust of Lenin in the Russian village of Barentsburg on the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard on April 26, 2007. Francois Lenoir

October 10, 2014
Long exposure photograph taken late on October 9, 2014 shows lava flow and giant ash clouds released from the crater during the eruption of Mount Sinabung on Sumatra island.’
Sutanta Aditya

Long exposure photograph taken late on October 9, 2014 shows lava flow and giant ash clouds released from the crater during the eruption of Mount Sinabung on Sumatra island.’

Sutanta Aditya

October 10, 2014
'Castellers Colla Vella Xiquets de Valls form a human tower, called “castell”, during a biannual competition in Tarragona city on October 5, 2014. The formation of human towers is a tradition in the area of Catalonia.'
Albert Gea

'Castellers Colla Vella Xiquets de Valls form a human tower, called “castell”, during a biannual competition in Tarragona city on October 5, 2014. The formation of human towers is a tradition in the area of Catalonia.'

Albert Gea

October 7, 2014
Japan Self Defense soldiers and firefighters conduct rescue operations on September 28, 2014. (Reuters/Kyodo)

Japan Self Defense soldiers and firefighters conduct rescue operations on September 28, 2014. (Reuters/Kyodo)

October 7, 2014
Japan Self-Defense Force soldiers and firefighters work among mountain lodges covered with volcanic ash near the peak of Mount Ontake on September 28, 2014.

Japan Self-Defense Force soldiers and firefighters work among mountain lodges covered with volcanic ash near the peak of Mount Ontake on September 28, 2014.

October 7, 2014
A helicopter (right) flies above mountain lodges covered with volcanic ash near a crater of Mount Ontake billowing steam and ash, on September 27, 2014
Kyodo

A helicopter (right) flies above mountain lodges covered with volcanic ash near a crater of Mount Ontake billowing steam and ash, on September 27, 2014

Kyodo

October 7, 2014
A burial team wearing protective clothes prepare an Ebola virus victim for interment, in Port Loko, Sierra Leone, on September 27, 2014 (Reuters/Christopher Black)

A burial team wearing protective clothes prepare an Ebola virus victim for interment, in Port Loko, Sierra Leone, on September 27, 2014 (Reuters/Christopher Black)

October 7, 2014
Gloves and rubber boots forming part of the Ebola prevention gear for health workers are set outside for the sun to dry them after being washed in Monrovia on September 8, 2014. - Abbas Dulleh

Gloves and rubber boots forming part of the Ebola prevention gear for health workers are set outside for the sun to dry them after being washed in Monrovia on September 8, 2014. - Abbas Dulleh

October 4, 2014
Turkey
- Mehmet Gokyigit

Turkey

- Mehmet Gokyigit

September 26, 2014
diamonds-wood:

Aug. 29, 2014. Ukrainian forces launch missiles from their camp to disperse pro-Russian militants from their positions, in the Donetsk region. NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen urged Russia on August 29 to halt its “illegal” military actions in Ukraine, accusing it of a “dangerous” attempt to destabilise its western neighbour. OLEKSANDR RATUSHNIAK—AFP/GETTY IMAGES

diamonds-wood:

Aug. 29, 2014. Ukrainian forces launch missiles from their camp to disperse pro-Russian militants from their positions, in the Donetsk region. NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen urged Russia on August 29 to halt its “illegal” military actions in Ukraine, accusing it of a “dangerous” attempt to destabilise its western neighbour. OLEKSANDR RATUSHNIAK—AFP/GETTY IMAGES

September 11, 2014
A temple stands amid the waters of the overflowing river Tawi during heavy rains in Jammu, Kashmir Valley, on September 6, 2014
Mukesh Gupta

A temple stands amid the waters of the overflowing river Tawi during heavy rains in Jammu, Kashmir Valley, on September 6, 2014

Mukesh Gupta

September 11, 2014
"An aerial view of a damaged bridge across the River Tawi at Mandal village on the outskirts of Jammu, India, on September 8, 2014." (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

"An aerial view of a damaged bridge across the River Tawi at Mandal village on the outskirts of Jammu, India, on September 8, 2014." (AP Photo/Channi Anand)