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26

Jul

scienceyoucanlove:

Today’s badass of the week, Source: http://is.gd/7bq4So
through Hashem AL-ghaili

scienceyoucanlove:

Today’s badass of the week, Source: http://is.gd/7bq4So

through Hashem AL-ghaili

sixpenceee:

illusorymaiden:

sixpenceee:

Did you know that Monet stated that we wished he was born blind. Similarly, Picasso said that painting was a blind man’s profession, because blind people have a clearer vision of reality.

So what is it about the blind that make artists from all around a tad bit jealous? 

Scientists looked at famous painter Esref Armagon, a man blind from birth. His art hangs in museums all around the world. He can draw landscapes and scenery with precision. This is his art:

Armagon went to a lab to have his brain scanned as he drew freehand. He was given objects to feel such as a toy or a cup and asked to draw them.

What scientists found was amazing. His brain scan resembled a sighted person’s brain scan. 

Although his no visual light reflected of his eyes and entered swept through his visual cortex, his visual cortex was buzzing with activity. 

What was going on is that his visual cortex was recruited by other senses such as touch and hearing. Armagon was successfully able to translate touch into images in his mind. 

SOURCE: The Body Has A Mind of Its Own by Sandra & Matthew Blakeslee

You may also like: What do blind people see when they dream? In what language do deaf people think?

BUT THE COLOR?? HOW??? WHAT????????

I’M JUST AS AMAZED/PERPLEXED AS YOU

pemsylvania:

you could be middle aged right now you never know when youre gonna die

Sugar nest with truffles and tons of desserts. #tons

Sugar nest with truffles and tons of desserts. #tons

25

Jul


shrimp wonton, baby (by osmosismitosis)
shrimp wonton, baby (by osmosismitosis)

(Source: -kokoro)

If homophobia were a conversation about food...

Homophobic Person:
My favorite food is pizza!
Homosexual Person:
Cool! My favorite food is pasta!
Bisexual Person:
I like both!
Pansexual Person:
Hey guys, I don't have a favorite! I'll pretty much eat what tastes good to me.
Asexual Person:
I like the way food looks and smells more than the way it tastes.
Homophobic Person:
whAT THE FUCK IS WRONG WITH YOU DISGUSTING PEOPLE WHY ISN'T PIZZA YOUR FAVORITE FOOD?!?! YOU'RE GOING TO HELL.

(Source: childservices)

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