This tumblr's for all the great men and women of science for whom we owe our current understanding of the natural world; their achievements, their failures, and even their quirks, we celebrate them all.
For Science. For Inquiry. For Humanity.
Something from Nothing: A Conversation with Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss.
The Kaibo Zonshinzu anatomy scrolls, painted in 1819 by Kyoto-area physician Yasukazu Minagaki (1784-1825), consist of beautifully realistic, if not gruesome, depictions of scientific human dissection.
Anatomia Del Corpo Humano, 1559 by Juan Valverde De Amusco
Customer: Can I have a pint of Adenosine triphosphate?
Bartender: Yeah that’ll be 80p.
A very Happy Birthday to Jane Goodall, one of my heroes.
You are an incredible woman with a beautiful soul. Wishing you many more to come.
Welp. I know what I’d get for a tattoo.