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thecollectibles:Art by Eugene Korolev

thewhiteleaf: Prima Nebula 9”x12” oil on board The first of a...

thewhiteleaf : Prima Nebula 9”x12” oil on board The first of a series of Nebula Dresses. Many more to come.

Answers to Some of Life’s Burning Questions (11 pics)

If our blood is red, why are our veins blue? No matter what people try to tell you, our blood is always red. So why do our veins look blue? It's because there are different wavelengths with different properties hitting our arm when we look at it. The blue light just happens to be absorbed by the blood and make it back to your eye. Why do we crave greasy food when we're hungover? Almost everyone craves a big ol' plate of greasy food after a night of drinking, but why? It's high in fat, high in calories, and you'd probably never eat any other time. The reason behind this craving is a brain chemical called galanin, which increases your appetite for fats. Since alcohol increases your body's production of galanin, you're going to want that big fat breakfast pronto. Why does turkey make you tired? The answer: it doesn't. Contrary to popular belief, it's not the tryptophan an amino acid that makes up the brain chemicals that make you tired in the turke

A Detailed Chart Showing the Scale of Every Vehicle and Space Station in the History of Human Spaceflight

Aston Martin Valkyrie Concept Car by Jennarong M.

Jennarong M. (a.k.a VanaticalFoxes) has submitted a mid-engined car concept proposal for Aston Martin, this sleek car is called Aston Martin Valkyrie . This car concept would be in the same class as Lamborghini Aventador, slightly above the Vanquish with a price label around $350,000. The design was inspired by the brand new DB10, it’s a major influence in the process, also the new Vanquish, DP100 and DBR1, this concept car aims to catch everyone’s eyes when they see it on the street. The overall design follows the philosophy of “Simplicity, carried to an extreme, becomes elegance”. The major design focuses on the headlight which you can see the similarity in DB10, the body lines are inspired by classic DBR1 racer, a roofline from the new Vanquish while taking more cues from Vision GT DP100 concept car. Designer : Jennarong M. Aston Martin Valkyrie concept features a 6.0 V12 with 744HP, it can go 0-60 in less than 3 seconds without sacrificing passengers comfort in luxury. It is