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Ellen Swallow Richards - the foremost female industrial & environmental chemist in the 19th-century US, pioneering the field of home economics. She was the first woman admitted to MIT & its first female instructor; the first woman in the US accepted to any school of science or Technology, & the first American woman with a degree in chemistry.

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22 Mind-blowing useless facts: http://www.fullpunch.com/random/22-cool-but-otherwise-useless-facts-to-blow-your-mind.html/

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from Express.co.uk

Will a black hole swallow our galaxy earlier than first thought?

Black holes prevent anything, including light, from escaping their grasp #universe

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The excavations of Akrotiri in Santorini, Greece. The excavations at Akrotiri have uncovered one of the most important prehistoric settlements of the Aegean. The first habitation at the site dates from the Late Neolithic times (at least the 4th millennium BC). www.santorini.com/archaelogy

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Handmade Felt Swallow ~ ~ scissors tail is difficult, like leggings on this stuff, toss me one night, a thin little thing is really thin wool poke taboo, do not ask me how poked out, anyway I poked wash the stamp almost no confidence whatever the outcome, just barely get out of the wings is a thin pointy well done, had first felt a large needle, and then wet felting, needle felt ... again

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