newyorker:

What is it like to be keenly intelligent and to care deeply about science and animal life—but to feel absolutely alienated from even the simplest human emotions and interactions? In one of Atul Gawande’s favorite pieces from the archive, Oliver Sacks asks what Temple Grandin’s experiences can tell us about the enigma of autism.
Photograph by Laura Wilson.

newyorker:

What is it like to be keenly intelligent and to care deeply about science and animal life—but to feel absolutely alienated from even the simplest human emotions and interactions? In one of Atul Gawande’s favorite pieces from the archive, Oliver Sacks asks what Temple Grandin’s experiences can tell us about the enigma of autism.

Photograph by Laura Wilson.

nprfreshair:

Miss Correct Posture, 1956 

Hey, stop hunching. 

nprfreshair:

Miss Correct Posture, 1956 

Hey, stop hunching. 

npr:

futurejournalismproject:

Universal Converter Box
Via xkcd.

Seems like a good investment.
– Alexander

npr:

futurejournalismproject:

Universal Converter Box

Via xkcd.

Seems like a good investment.

– Alexander

explore-blog:

Whatever your gender and politics, Roxane Gay's nuanced, intelligent meditation on the modern gender equality movement is a must-read.

explore-blog:

Whatever your gender and politics, Roxane Gay's nuanced, intelligent meditation on the modern gender equality movement is a must-read.

tierradentro:

Gustav Klimt's studio in Hietzing, Vienna, c.1918 and 2013 (after restoration).

(via streetetiquette)

The invention of a poem frequently is how to find a way to resolve the complications that you’ve gotten yourself into.
A. R. Ammons (via theparisreview)

I have been playing this on repeat. It’s so good. So so so so so good. 

esperrygood \ es PERRY good \ , adjective; Having the quality of being good like asparagus. Asparagus good. Esperrygood.
Other places to find me: here and here.

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