occhiolism


dictionaryofobscuresorrows:

n. the awareness of the smallness of your perspective, by which you couldn’t possibly draw any meaningful conclusions at all, about the world or the past or the complexities of culture, because although your life is an epic and unrepeatable anecdote, it still only has a sample size of one, and may end up being the control for a much wilder experiment happening in the next room.

good:

Satirical Cartoons Display Global Problems

good:

Satirical Cartoons Display Global Problems

incidentalcomics:

Rainy Day
I spent a rainy Wednesday off work learning how to make animated gifs.

incidentalcomics:

Rainy Day

I spent a rainy Wednesday off work learning how to make animated gifs.


 Saul Steinberg, 1968

 Saul Steinberg, 1968

(Fonte: void-dance, via thebristolboard)

rhamphotheca:

Giving up beef will reduce carbon footprint more than cars

Study shows red meat dwarfs others for environmental impact, using 28 times more land and 11 times water for pork or chicken

by Damian Carrington

Beef’s environmental impact dwarfs that of other meat including chicken and pork, new research reveals, with one expert saying that eating less red meat would be a better way for people to cut carbon emissions than giving up their cars.

The heavy impact on the environment of meat production was known but the research shows a new scale and scope of damage, particularly for beef. The popular red meat requires 28 times more land to produce than pork or chicken, 11 times more water and results in five times more climate-warming emissions. When compared to staples like potatoes, wheat, and rice, the impact of beef per calorie is even more extreme, requiring 160 times more land and producing 11 times more greenhouse gases…

(read more: The Guardian UK)

photos: Shutterstock and Alamy

thebristolboard:

"Scrimshaw Skull," an original painting by underground cartoonist, Robert, Williams, 1979.

thebristolboard:

"Scrimshaw Skull," an original painting by underground cartoonist, Robert, Williams, 1979.

rhamphotheca:

If Humans Used Animal Mating Rituals by HumonComics

* Let’s try the Bonobo thing for a bit…

(see more here)