" For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You’d be surprised how far that gets you. "

- Neil deGrasse Tyson (via observando)

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olya aleksandrova (2012)


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The Violinist


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" If all insects on Earth disappeared, within 50 years all life on Earth would end. If all human beings disappeared from the Earth, within 50 years all forms of life would flourish. "


Jonas Salk, Biologist (via aurelle)

The latter scenario is more appealing to be honest. 

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" Shyness has a strange element of narcissism, a belief that how we look, how we perform, is truly important to other people. "

- Andre Dubus (via e-hoe)

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In the end I believe scientists are hopeless romantics desperate in love with the idea that the world makes sense.

Scientists have broken hearts and by combining toxic elements and reading the stars, they are able to write poetry.


- Royla Asghar, The Astronomy Series #7 (via humanflower)

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