That moment you just realize...
"What were once monsters to be feared are now curious and magnificent creatures that delight. We like to feel that science and exploration has brought about this change." - NOAA Research
This is the very first time a giant squid has been captured on footage in US Waters. Edie Widder, one of the leaders of the research team was funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, told the Washington Post it was "one of the more amazing days at sea I've ever had."
The camera that captured the amazing footage is called Medusa, it employs a red lights invisible to most creatures at deep-sea depths, and was used to lure the animals with its attached "e-jelly" display, which mimics the bioluminescence of a deep-sea jelly fish.
Upon reviewing the Medusa's footage, the team wrote in their mission log, "People quickly gathered around. We knew immediately that it was a squid. It was also big, but because it was coming straight at the camera, it was impossible to tell exactly how big."
The scientists identified it to be a juvenile giant squid, about 10 to 12 feet long.
Read the full story at Ocean Explorer
Tumblr loves to obsess over stuff, and Pokemon games are just one of those near and dear topics that people can't stop talking about. To start, you have some of the insane math and puzzles programmed into the games, followed by a staunch defense of how incredible the programming is. Then you get to see what people have done with the games since then, like a gaming escape artists and a synopsis of the insane endeavor that was "Twitch Plays Pokemon." Wild stuff.
We need to be honest with each other here - none of us are getting "summer bodies" at this point. Summer is here and we're all busy day-drinking and eating delicious barbecue foods. That's all okay though, "summer bodies" are all just a bunch of BS and can and should rock what you've got! Now here are some memesto make you feel bad about yourself!
This might just be the funniest kid in the world, at the moment. Twitter user Sarah shared the note her brother left their mom when he missed his bus in the morning. The rest is pure comedy gold.
There's not much context for any of the uncomfortable crap going on here. That is how cursed images are, and we have more if you need. All there is to say is that it's weird and you probably won't like it.
AHOY Comics are behind this new comic book called CAPTAIN GINGER. Imagine this scenario — the human race dies out and cats inherit the Earth! Or at least one starship. Now the intrepid Captain Ginger struggles to keep his fellow felines united against a hostile universe. This is a comic adventure with a bite by writer Stuart Moore (Deadpool the Duck, Batman: Noir Alley) artist June Brigman (Power Pack), inker Roy Richardson and colorist Veronica Gandini. You can now purchase the 48 page comic book magazine for $3.99 on their website or Amazon.
This frightened woman's story about being followed ended up going viral, and serving as a powerful explanation for why women can be so "cold" and "standoffish" while out in public. It effectively challenges the dudes out there to think outside themselves, and consider how much weight their actions can carry to women, while they're out and about. Just don't be a damn senseless creep.
The History Channel has been the subject of a great manymemes. While we'll always be grateful for the undying hilarity of Ancient Aliens memes, a new format has been popping off on Reddit and it's pure gold. If you've ever turned on the History Channel in the wee hours and felt like you were hallucinating, this meme's for you. The channel's speculative and alien-filled late-night programming is the subject of 'History Channel At Night' memes, and they're filled with hilarious imagery and brutal truth. Here are some of our favorites.
When it comes to cilantro or coriander, one thing is certain... it's disgusting. OK, that's just me and I'm really thrilled about discovering this new Facebook group dedicated to the awfulness that is cilantro. But 50% of the population does love it. It may be the only herb that has divided the entire population. Some love the taste, while others can't seem to taste anything but soap.
Tell us below if you're a fan of the herb or not!
These lawyers witnessed the kind of moments in the courtroom that could only be justified by a conclusive, "I rest my case." Sometimes stupidity comes out in full force, and everyone's just left speechless, and there's nothing else to be said. Courtrooms seem to be a magnet for mindless stupidity and people showing off the worst sides of humanity.
If all this courtroom drama got you going check out a series of free legal tips in no particular order over here.
While it may seem limiting to say that there are "two types of people" in this world, sometimes that generalization is jam-packed with truth. These funny photos are proof that sometimes you really do fit into column A or column B.