Grans of sand, seen very, very close up.
Sand grains magnified 110-250 times — tips of spiral shells, bits of coral, shell fragments, protozoa, volcanic material, calcium carbonate shells, biogenic sundries, fragments of baby sea urchin shells and tiny crystals from Maui, Lake Winnibigoshish, Okinawa, Zushi Beach and the Virgin Islands. Thank you, nature.
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“Assume for a moment that some of these measures really have helped make our persons and property safer—are they worth it? Where and when was the public debate on whether they’re worth it? Was there no such debate because we’re not capable of having or demanding one? Why not? Have we actually become so selfish and scared that we don’t even want to consider whether some things trump safety? What kind of future does that augur?”
Dollar Shave Club Moves Into New Arena: Butt Wipes
“No project is really over until everyone is beyond sick of it because of all the cockamamie changes from the client.”