discardingimages:

angry birds
(aquila/eagle, psitacus/parrot, alcion/kingfisher)
Bestiary, England 15th century.
København, Kongelige Bibliotek, GkS 1633 4º, fols. 31v, 33v, 36v

discardingimages:

angry birds

(aquila/eagle, psitacus/parrot, alcion/kingfisher)

Bestiary, England 15th century.

København, Kongelige Bibliotek, GkS 1633 4º, fols. 31v, 33v, 36v

(via scientificillustration)

generalelectric:

Electrons are directed through a fluorescent lightbulb by molecules of mercury and argon in this series of GIFs from “La Magia de la Fluorescencia,” a GE science film from 1946. 

It’s all so clear now!

(via freshphotons)

premierepage:

Accouchement : présentation de l’enfant par le siège - Les maladies des femmes grosses et accouchées
17e siècle Auteur de l’ouvrage : MAURICEAU, François

premierepage:

Accouchement : présentation de l’enfant par le siège - Les maladies des femmes grosses et accouchées

17e siècle Auteur de l’ouvrage : MAURICEAU, François

(Source: www2.biusante.parisdescartes.fr, via scientificillustration)

wnycradiolab:

carlzimmer:

A startling 1941 public health poster. More TB posters at the Library of Congress here. 

Anyone out there have a punk band and need lyrics for your next song? Hard to do better than “Your kiss of affection! The germ of infection!”

wnycradiolab:

carlzimmer:

A startling 1941 public health poster. More TB posters at the Library of Congress here

Anyone out there have a punk band and need lyrics for your next song? Hard to do better than “Your kiss of affection! The germ of infection!”