Relocating the face of one of the Abu Simbel temples (1968). The temples were moved to higher ground in anticipation of the construction of the Aswan High Dam project in Egypt which would have flooded the temples. [555 × 860]history-museum.tumblr.com

Relocating the face of one of the Abu Simbel temples (1968). The temples were moved to higher ground in anticipation of the construction of the Aswan High Dam project in Egypt which would have flooded the temples. [555 × 860]history-museum.tumblr.com

The Khan Academy is a free online educational resource with a mission to provide a world class education to any person who desires one.  There are over 3,600 videos covering a wide range of topics from Kindergarten to college level skills.  The tutorials are self-paced and they are all free of charge.

Free Educational Resource: Khan Academy

The Khan Academy is a free online educational resource with a mission to provide a world class education to any person who desires one. There are over 3,600 videos covering a wide range of topics from Kindergarten to college level skills. The tutorials are self-paced and they are all free of charge.

A 300 ft (100 m) high wall found in Bolivia with over 5000 dinosaur footprints, in over 462 discreet trails. This wonderful picture is so full of geology it makes my head spin. If you zoom in on the picture (higher resolution here) you’ll see the dinosaur footprints – there’s over 400 discreet trails. a huge number; the natural question after this, of course is how did they end up sideways ?

A 300 ft (100 m) high wall found in Bolivia with over 5000 dinosaur footprints, in over 462 discreet trails. This wonderful picture is so full of geology it makes my head spin. If you zoom in on the picture (higher resolution here) you’ll see the dinosaur footprints – there’s over 400 discreet trails. a huge number; the natural question after this, of course is how did they end up sideways ?

We vote this the prettiest use for an old tire ever in the history of tires. Dreamed up for Abby’s most recent Today Show appearance, it makes the perfect perch for your sunroom, patio or summer get-together. Literally all you need is rope, a tire, a few simple tools and time. A nice glass of […]

DIY Rope Ottomans

We vote this the prettiest use for an old tire ever in the history of tires. Dreamed up for Abby’s most recent Today Show appearance, it makes the perfect perch for your sunroom, patio or summer get-together. Literally all you need is rope, a tire, a few simple tools and time. A nice glass of […]

The Hanging Coffins in Sagada | 20 Photos of the Philippines that will make you want to pack your bags and travel © Sabrina Iovino | JustOneWayTicket.com

Travel the Philippines: 20 Photos that will make you pack your bags and go

The Hanging Coffins in Sagada | 20 Photos of the Philippines that will make you want to pack your bags and travel © Sabrina Iovino | JustOneWayTicket.com

Ominous questions from the Supremes 2day on health care. Including from swing vote, Justice Kennedy.

Justices Split in Questions on Insurance Mandate

Ominous questions from the Supremes 2day on health care. Including from swing vote, Justice Kennedy.

The last entry in the journal was dated August 18, a full 27 days after Largay had wandered from the trail and 18 days after the search had been called off. It is thought that she had sought out higher ground with the hope of getting a signal on her cellphone before making camp

The last entry in the journal was dated August 18, a full 27 days after Largay had wandered from the trail and 18 days after the search had been called off. It is thought that she had sought out higher ground with the hope of getting a signal on her cellphone before making camp

New exhibition, 26 years in the making, explores troubled history of Washington Park Cemetery

New exhibition, 26 years in the making, explores troubled history of Washington Park Cemetery

Butler, TN ~~~A town that had to die~~~" Across Tennessee there are towns that no longer exist, buried under man-made lakes that were created in the name of progress, flood control and cheap electricity. There are also communities moved to make way for lakes. One of those is Butler, a small community located in upper east Tennessee that was moved to higher ground to make way for Watauga Lake. Today there is a small museum in Butler that contains artifacts and pictures from the way Butler…

Butler, TN ~~~A town that had to die~~~" Across Tennessee there are towns that no longer exist, buried under man-made lakes that were created in the name of progress, flood control and cheap electricity. There are also communities moved to make way for lakes. One of those is Butler, a small community located in upper east Tennessee that was moved to higher ground to make way for Watauga Lake. Today there is a small museum in Butler that contains artifacts and pictures from the way Butler…

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