nemfrog:

Plate V. Total solar eclipse, July 29th, 1878. Published in 1887.

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nemfrog:

Our Earth is peppered with some 20,000 tons of stardust a year. Scanned from Wonderland of Science. 1930s.

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weirdpictures:

In January 1979, a fire at Elstree Studios destroyed one of the sets of THE SHINING. Here is Stanley Kubrick laughing as he stands in front of what remained.