Biologists would have you call this thing an Armadillo-Girdled Lizard, Cordylus cataphractus, but I won’t be fooled. This is clearly a baby dragon. They also have this adorable habit of biting their own tails for no discernible reason. Which is adorable until you remember what the ouroboros is, and inevitably conclude that these things are also dark magic.

Magical dragons. It all makes sense.


Phuktal by » Anne on Flickr.

no way



quidditch teams by dolle

The detail and degree of thought put into this is nuts! Look at the different uniform types for the different positions! And the broom types! And the the way the team poses reflect the House personalities! waaaughgj !!


Here are two Bulgarian girls from the Shoppe (Sofia) region in 1915, wearing an amazing traditional hairstyle. It consisted of 30 or more long braids fastened with gold and silver coins.



no but the best part is how he got the name:

his name was originally “potatoes,” and his owner, willoughby bertie, told the stable lad who helped him to write the horse’s name on a feed bin. the boy misheard it as, literally “pot-eight-o’s” and wrote it with 8 o’s. bertie found it so funny that he kept that as the horses name.

this is the best story in the world. stop talking about obama and justin bieber and look at this

oh no i’m dyinggg

Charline by Deharme


I’m i n tears

This is not classy but hahahahaha oh lord.


birds being boobs

18kt skull with a carved, Australian Fire Opal brain.


Week of January 26th, 2014: House Hunting.

The Kerry Way walking path between Sneem and Kenmare in Ireland.

By astrophysicistkev..