cube no. 3

M13: The Great Globular Cluster in Hercules : In 1716, English astronomer Edmond Halley noted, “This is but a little Patch, but it shews itself to the naked Eye, when the Sky is serene and the Moon absent.” Of course, M13 is now less modestly recognized as the Great Globular Cluster in Hercules, one of the brightest globular star clusters in the northern sky. Telescopic views reveal the spectacular cluster’s hundreds of thousands of stars. At a distance of 25,000 light-years, the cluster stars crowd into a region 150 light-years in diameter. Approaching the cluster core upwards of 100 stars could be contained in a cube just 3 light-years on a side. For comparison, the closest star to the Sun is over 4 light-years away. Along with the cluster’s dense core, the outer reaches of M13 are highlighted in this sharp color image. The cluster’s evolved red and blue giant stars show up in yellowish and blue tints. via NASA


Killer Cocktails

Below are drinks inspired by your favorite true crime cases

Dahmer’s Zombie:

1-½ oz. dark rum, ¾ oz. golden rum, ¾ light rum, ½ apricot brandy, ½ oz. 151-proof Demerara rum, 1 oz. pomegranate juice (for a bloody effect), ¾ oz. of passion fruit juice, 1 lime.

Ramirez’s Swear to Satan Margarita

1 fresh jalapeño + 1 tablespoon brown sugar (mash these together) 1 ½ ounces tequila, 1 oz. Triple Sec, 1 oz. Lime Juice, chili powder (for the rim)

Columbine Shot: 

1-½ oz. vodka, 1 oz. triple sec, 1 oz. lime juice (serve in shot glass)

Bundy’s Getaway Cocktail: 
1-½ oz. tequila, 1-½ oz. rum, two mexican jumping beans (same recipe served in aspen after bundy’s escape) i suggest adding 2 oz. of juice for taste.

Kemper’s Jury Room Rum Punch:
1 ½ oz. dark rum, 1/4 oz. grenadine , 2 oz. of your favorite fruit juice, splash of Club soda 

Helter Skelter: ¼ oz Absinthe, one sugar cube, 1 ½ oz Rye whiskey, 3 dashes Peychaud’s Bitters

Desalvo’s Silk Stocking:

1 oz. tequila, ½ oz. white crème de cacao, ½ oz. Chambord, ½ oz. heavy cream

let me know if any of you guys try these. thanks to @dahm-sub for the inspiration. 

anonymous asked:

I burnt my tongue on hot soup because I was too impatient to wait for it to cool down, now all I can picture is Hinata doing just that and I felt like I needed to share this information with someone, whilst I'm in pain.