From 1991 to 2009 the US Government banned the media from publishing pictures of the cost of war (flagged draped coffins returning home). This picture from 2004 sparked the ultimate lifting of the ban.

From 1991 to 2009 the US Government banned the media from publishing pictures of the cost of war (flagged draped coffins returning home). This picture from 2004 sparked the ultimate lifting of the ban.

The Hindsgavl Dagger (Late Neolithic Dagger Period, ca. 1900-1700 BC, Denmark). 29,5 cm. long and barely 2 cm. thick, it is widely recognized as the most beautiful example of Neolithic flint knapping from Denmark. More pictures in comments [1491 x 2000]

The Hindsgavl Dagger (Late Neolithic Dagger Period, ca. 1900-1700 BC, Denmark). 29,5 cm. long and barely 2 cm. thick, it is widely recognized as the most beautiful example of Neolithic flint knapping from Denmark. More pictures in comments [1491 x… Continue Reading

The Skarpsalling Pot (Funnel Beaker Culture, ca. 3200 BC, Denmark) decorated in the distinct Troldebjerg Style, it is one of the best and finest examples of not just Danish Early Neolithic pottery but Neolithic pottery in general. More pictures in comments [2969 x 1980]

The Skarpsalling Pot (Funnel Beaker Culture, ca. 3200 BC, Denmark) decorated in the distinct Troldebjerg Style, it is one of the best and finest examples of not just Danish Early Neolithic pottery but Neolithic pottery in general. More pictures in… Continue Reading

Felt like sharing a pic of my m1. If anyone has any tips or tricks for these please let me know. Also yes I took a shit load of pictures of this old girl in an American flag in the background. I love my Freedom dispenser.

Felt like sharing a pic of my m1. If anyone has any tips or tricks for these please let me know. Also yes I took a shit load of pictures of this old girl in an American flag in the… Continue Reading

Full size models of a bronze Adze and chisels found in a Foundation Deposit for Pharaoh Hatshepsut’s Temple. Individual pictures without catalog numbers in comments. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1479 to 1458 B.C. [1200×842]

Full size models of a bronze Adze and chisels found in a Foundation Deposit for Pharaoh Hatshepsut’s Temple. Individual pictures without catalog numbers in comments. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1479 to 1458 B.C. [1200×842]

The Gundestrup Cauldron (Denmark, ca. 150-50 BC), probably celtic or thracian in origin, it is made up of several plates of silver, depicting various religious or mythological scenes. More pictures in comments [1422 x 1056]

The Gundestrup Cauldron (Denmark, ca. 150-50 BC), probably celtic or thracian in origin, it is made up of several plates of silver, depicting various religious or mythological scenes. More pictures in comments [1422 x 1056]

mickeyandcompany: Walt Disney Pictures intro + Disney places,…

Atlantica/King Triton’s castle, The Little Mermaid (1989) Pride Rock, The Lion King (1994) The Emperor’s castle, Mulan (1998) Mount Olympus, Hercules (1997) Kuzco’s castle, The Emperor’s New Groove (2000) Atlantis, Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001) Andalasia/Narissa/Edward’s castle, Enchanted (2007) Tiana’s… Continue Reading

The Mir mine is an open pit diamond mine located in Mirny, Russia. The mine is 525 m deep (4th in the world) and has a diameter of 1,200 m. This picture’s perspective makes the surrounding town look miniature

The Mir mine is an open pit diamond mine located in Mirny, Russia. The mine is 525 m deep (4th in the world) and has a diameter of 1,200 m. This picture’s perspective makes the surrounding town look miniature