beach and surf culture [ I still love longboards. The super short boards were popular when I was in hs but in my heart I'm a longboard girl. Did you know the first ca longboards were made of ca redwood? Legend has it, I guess .
California 1950 - A soldier leans out of a train to kiss a woman goodbye. --- click the image to see more "Powerful Vintage Photos of Soldiers Kissing Their Loved Ones" @ My Modern Metropolis. I'm just a sucker for vintage kissing pictures.
Entrance Hall to the Natural History Museum, London, England. Romanesque Revival but with modern materials and structures such as terracotta and striking steel ribs to the roof. All decorated with natural imagery.