Close to the sun in lonely lands,
Ring’d with the azure world, he stands.
The wrinkled sea beneath him crawls;
He watches from his mountain walls,
And like a thunderbolt he falls.” —Alfred, Lord Tennyson - The Eagle: A Fragment
We need to ban light. I mean, come on. A particle that’s simultaneously a wave? How am I supposed to explain that to my children?
i cannot stop laughing because i was just talking today about how australia has only won 9 medals ever in our history of competing in the winter olympics and my dad just informed me that one of the medals was because in one skating competition all of the other competitors fell over right before the finish line so the australian who was coming last ended up winning \m/
I JUST ASSUMED EVERYONE KNEW ABOUT THIS
I THOUGHT OUR FAILINGS WERE WELL KNOWN