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design-is-fine:

Samuel Smith of Hambleton, Spherical Trigonometry Projection of the Sphere and Tables, 1746.  Calculated for making a Quadrant for the Latitude 53 51 and likewise Dialling. Autograph manuscript. Via dreweatts
newsweek:

Artificial blood ‘will be manufactured in factories’

Wellcome Trust-funded stem cell research has produced red blood cells fit for transfusion into humans, paving the way for the mass production of blood.

Artificial blood ‘will be manufactured in factories’ - Telegraph
sci-universe:

The Red Planet and a full moon
dzhessika-rd:

miss me
Muhammad Ali vs Zora Folley, 1967
dzhessika-rd:

miss me
Muhammad Ali vs Zora Folley, 1967
eartheld:

mostly nature
kenobi-wan-obi:


  Astronomers using ESO’s Very Large Telescope in Chile have captured this eye-catching image of planetary nebula PN A66 33 — usually known as Abell 33.
  
  Created when an aging star blew off its outer layers, this beautiful blue bubble is, by chance, aligned with a foreground star, and bears an uncanny resemblance to a diamond engagement ring. This cosmic gem is unusually symmetric, appearing to be almost circular on the sky.


A Cosmic Engagement Ring