roachpatrol:

fluffmugger:

Someone took footage of a Peacock Spider’s mating dance and set it to YMCA

god I love the internet

this was completely necessary

the-meta:

mayaoishiina:

*collects various AI fragments and puts them between my teeth*

it’s a meta-phor, see

image

blood-envoy:

i cant fucking draw tonight

blood-envoy:

i cant fucking draw tonight

virusq:

My Shepard/Joker commission from Ghostgreen!
If you haven’t commissioned her, you are totally missing out.

virusq:

My Shepard/Joker commission from Ghostgreen!

If you haven’t commissioned her, you are totally missing out.

allynnajenkins:

You’re in my chair by ~FolksNeedHeroes

leepyr:

henrithepainter:

boltonsrepairshop:

PSA - PLEASE READ AND SPREAD HE WORD!!!

IF YOU SEE THIS PLANT AT ALL, DO NOT TOUCH IT!!!

Giant hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum) is an invasive herb in the carrot family which was originally brought to North America from Asia and has since become established in the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Northwest regions of the United States. Giant hogweed grows along streams and rivers and in fields, forests, yards and roadsides, and a giant hogweed plant can reach 14 feet or more in height with compound leaves up to 5 feet in width.

Giant Hogweed sap contains toxic chemicals known as Furanocoumarins. When these chemicals come into contact with the skin and are exposed to sunlight, they cause a condition called Phytophotodermatitis, a reddening of the skin often followed by severe blistering and burns. These injuries can last for several months, and even after they have subsided the affected areas of skin can remain sensitive to light for years. Furanocoumarins are also carcinogenic and teratogenic, meaning they can cause cancer and birth defects. The sap can also cause temporary (or even permanent) blindness if introduced into the eyes.

If someone comes into physical contact with Giant Hogweed, the following steps should be taken:
  • Wash the affected area thoroughly with soap and COLD water as soon as possible.
  • Keep the exposed area away from sunlight for 48 hours.
  • If Hogweed sap gets into the eyes, rinse them with water and wear sunglasses.
  • See a doctor if any sign of reaction sets in.
If a reaction occurs, the early application of topical steroids may lessen the severity of the reaction and ease the discomfort. The affected area of skin may remain sensitive to sunlight for a few years, so applying sun block and keeping the affected area shielded from the sun whenever possible are sensible precautions
PLEASE, DO NOT JUST READ AND SCROLL! THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT AND POTENTIALLY LIFE-SAVING INFORMATION!!!

This grows mostly in Washington, Oregon, then most of the upper eastern states [Ohio, New York, Maryland, Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, etc.].

From what I’ve seen [in Washington], most of the time they’re just tiny little flowers on the side of the road or creeks [the size of your finger]. For those, the sap causes a lot of burning and itching sensations, which last for days.

I can only imagine these types of reactions listed above from bigger versions.

I learned not to touch this from Oregon trail

just-a-skinny-boy:

twinkawaii:

nachobragers:

miasmastream:

catbountry:

toastradamus:

this was on Humongous Entertainments official website I have never been more happy in my life

OMG

IVE BEEN SHOUTING FOR HOURS

finally, a reason to use steam

WHAT

MY CHILDHOOD

just-a-skinny-boy:

twinkawaii:

nachobragers:

miasmastream:

catbountry:

toastradamus:

this was on Humongous Entertainments official website I have never been more happy in my life

OMG

IVE BEEN SHOUTING FOR HOURS

finally, a reason to use steam

WHAT

MY CHILDHOOD

*2007 meme voice* birds are singing

time to sleep now what am i doing with my lIFE