1. humanoidhistory:

    A nuclear blast with target ships (that seem so tiny) at Bikini Atoll during Operation Crossroads, 1946.

    (Library of Congress)

    (via putrescentmind)


  2. thirteen-delusions:

    Close the gates of time. Open those of eternity.

    (via blackpaint20)


  3. (Source: rebel6, via slfctrl)


  4. (Source: elegyforadream, via theflesh76)


  5. wonderingaboutitall:

    Sunset On The Coast - Jules Dupre

    (via nataliakoptseva)


  6. retrofutureground:

    CSIRO Solar Observatory

    1. Large sunspot photographed in the wing of hydrogen alpha line. This shows the sunspot as it appears at the chromospheric as opposed to the photospheric level. Australia +/-1970.

    2. Sunspot in the light of Hydrogen Alpha. Australia 24/03/1967.

    Thanx to Dame


  7. xo-skeleton:

    La Ronde du Sabbat (The Round of the Sabbath/Witches’ Sabbath), 1828, by Louis Boulanger

    Lithograph, 73 x 51.2 cm. For Victor Hugo’s Odes and Ballads

    (via kwitan)


  8. retrofutureground:

    Anonymous, Eclipse over Boston 02/10/1959, United States

    This is the way the eclipse of the sun appeared from a Northeast plane 15,500 feet over nearby Swamp-scott this morning. Bad weather from hurricane Gracie obscured the view from the ground but was seen by a group of Harvard astronomers viewed it from the plane. This shot was made as it reached it’s halfway point. Layer of clouds from the effect in the foreground.


  9. laclefdescoeurs:

    Moonlight, 1894, Alfred Stevens

    (via theghostsrequiem)


  10. Thomas Hooper
    Prominence I

    (Source: rawpleasures, via theghostsrequiem)


  11. melancholyway:

    Vasily Polenov (1844-1927)
    The Prodigal Son, 1874

    (via abystle)


  12. hyperb0rean:

    The Ride of the Valkyries
    Hermann Hendrich

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