"Happiness is a state of activity."

Aristotle (via observando)

ukinusa:

DFID Humanitarian Programme Manager Bob Gibbons speaks from Brize Norton, one of the Royal Air Force’s bases in Oxfordshire, where he is helping to load lifesaving aid onto a RAF Hercules C130 aircraft, which is bound for Iraq.

The UK is releasing an £8 million package of emergency humanitarian assistance to get lifesaving aid to tens of thousands of people across northern and central Iraq who have fled ISIL terrorists. 

Supplies include reusable filtration containers filled with clean water, tarpaulins and basic shelter equipment and solar lights that can also recharge mobile phones to enable communication.

Learn more ›

"Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the light won’t come in."

Isaac Asimov (via quotes-shape-us)

Interesting quote

Almost super moon Saturday but it’s still nice. http://ift.tt/1uBbw2V

Almost super moon Saturday but it’s still nice. http://ift.tt/1uBbw2V

Almost super moon Saturday but it’s still nice. http://ift.tt/1uBbw2V

Almost super moon Saturday but it’s still nice. http://ift.tt/1uBbw2V

Almost super moon Saturday but it’s still nice.

Almost super moon Saturday but it’s still nice.

njwight:

King!
August 10 is World Lion Day! I am celebrating with LOL (lots of lions) here: Long Live the King!

njwight:

King!

August 10 is World Lion Day! I am celebrating with LOL (lots of lions) here: Long Live the King!

verticaltheory:

Innovators Crowdfund $63K for Smart Beehive Sensors
“Colony collapse disorder, or CCD, has plagued beehives around the world, threatening about $15 billion worth of agricultural production. While there are suspicions, there’s yet to be enough research to lead to significant answers and solutions. The Open Source Beehives, or OSBH, is trying to change that one beehive smart-sensor at a time.”
Full article here. 

Hey Annemarie think you could use this?

verticaltheory:

Innovators Crowdfund $63K for Smart Beehive Sensors


Colony collapse disorder, or CCD, has plagued beehives around the world, threatening about $15 billion worth of agricultural production. While there are suspicions, there’s yet to be enough research to lead to significant answers and solutions. The Open Source Beehives, or OSBH, is trying to change that one beehive smart-sensor at a time.”

Full article here. 

Hey Annemarie think you could use this?