Pics That Are So Poignant and Fascinating (37 pics + 1 gif)

Posted in Interesting       29 Oct 2015       11757      

A coal miner takes a bath after his shift at a mine in Changzhi, China

The apps in your smartphone cost $900,000 thirty years ago

Kamikaze hit on HMS Sussex

Kamikaze pilots moments before a suicide mission

‘The Perfect Bodybuilder’

Brock Lesnar wrestling for Minnesota University

This is how Google Fiber lets you know they’re available in your area…lucky bastard

Astronauts returning home from the ISS aboard a not so spacious Soyuz capsule

Genius app instantly solves math problems by using a phone’s camera (PhotoMath app)

One of two known surviving tea chests from the December 16, 1773, Boston Tea Party when 340 tea chests were dumped into Boston Harbor by rebelling colonists

Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook Profile in 2007

This Is What Years Of Meth Use Does To Your Mouth

Mobile Stripper Advertising In Las Vegas

Storm Cloud Light

The aptly named Cloud is an interactive light and speaker that’s shaped like an angry little stormcloud. The idea is that you suspend it from the ceiling and it plays tunes and simulates a real thunderstorm inside your house. It’s neat, but this isn’t just a speaker — it’s art. How can you tell? It has a very art-like price tag of $3360

Taylor Swift meeting a young fan backstage

Koala Returns Home To Find Her Forest Has Been Cut Down

Sailor getting a tattoo in Norfolk Virginia, 1936

Mugshot of the drunk driver who plowed her car into the crowd at the Oklahoma State University homecoming parade, killing four people including a toddler. (article)

 Mac Sabbath, a McDonald’s-themed Black Sabbath tribute band (article)

9 photos of Carrie Fisher promoting “Return of the Jedi” at a Rolling Stone Magazine beach shoot, 1983

Kiki, age 7, is pulled from the ruins left by the Haiti earthquake and into the arms of his mother.
A Ukrainian woman places carnations into shields of anti-riot policemen outside the presidential office in Kiev. Ukraine
Tracy Caldwell looks down on Earth from the International Space Station
Here, an eight-year-old Syrian rebel is pictured with a cigarette and an AK-47 draped over his shoulder.
A police officer pepper-sprays Occupy protesters at the University of California
The first waves of the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, which killed over 200,000 people, hit the shore.
Elite runner Jaqueline Kiplimo helps a disabled Chinese athlete during the 2010 Zheng-Kai marathon, costing her first place.
Elizabeth Ann Eckford was one of nine African-American students allowed entry into Little Rock Central High School in 1957 – she was determined to gain victory over hate.
Anna Fisher was the first astronaut/mother to foray into space in 1985.
US Airways Flight 1549 floats on the Hudson river after crash landing, miraculously, everyone survived


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