Georgette of Devious Body Art in West Palm Beach, Florida painted this incredibly awesome Venom Symbiote on the body of an impressively burly man. Believe it or not, this ferocious and beautiful look was achieved in under two hours.
[via Obvious Winner]
Hubble has spotted an ancient galaxy that shouldn’t exist
This galaxy is so large, so fully-formed, astronomers say it shouldn’t exist at all. It’s called a “grand-design” spiral galaxy, and unlike most galaxies of its kind, this one is old. Like, really, really old. According to a new study conducted by researchers using NASA’s Hubble Telescope, it dates back roughly 10.7-billion years — and that makes it the most ancient spiral galaxy we’ve ever discovered.
“The vast majority of old galaxies look like train wrecks,” said UCLA astrophysicist Alice Shapley in a press release. “Our first thought was, why is this one so different, and so beautiful?”
Read more: here
This sort of stuff just… I have no words. It’s amazing and just so, so incredible. It makes me feel so tiny, but awed… utterly awed.
Illustrations of Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein”
I felt so terribly in love with this illustrations, they render the novel beautifully. When I’m grown up I want to be as good as him. :)
DIY Killer Comic Book Heels
Pricetag: Around £15
Time: Eight hours per shoe (I’m a perfectionist and I have big feet)
Brief tutorial under the cut.