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Photo "The Fighting Temeraire Tugged to her Last Berth to be Broken up" by Joseph Mallord William Turner


Joseph Mallord William Turner Snow Storm Steam-Boat off a Harbours Mouth, , Tate Gallery, London. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of Snow Storm Steam-Boat off a Harbours Mouth by Joseph Mallord William Turner.

The amulet contains a Greek inscription, 59 letters long, which reads the same backwards as it does forwards, a feature known as a palindrome. The three letters at the very bottom, %u0395%u0391%u0399, were squeezed in and are hard to read. The amulet is about 1.4 inches by 1.6 inches (34.9 millimeters by 41.2 millimeters) in size. The inscription translates as %u201CIahweh is the bearer of the secret name, the lion of Re secure in his shrine.%u201D Although the translation doesn%u2019t read…

Ancient Amulet Discovered with Curious Palindrome Inscription

Archaeologists in Cyprus have unearthed a amulet in the ancient city of Nea Paphos in Cyprus, which contains a curious palindrome inscription; a text that reads the same both backwards and forwards.

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Darth Monet Finds Your Lack of Artistic Appreciation Disturbing

Funny pictures about Darth Monet. Oh, and cool pics about Darth Monet. Also, Darth Monet.

Art cats

Funny pictures about Cats imitating art. Oh, and cool pics about Cats imitating art. Also, Cats imitating art photos.

Life Of Pi

Thanks to Century Fox here's a first official picture of Suraj Sharma as Pi Patel in the upcoming movie adaptation of Life of Pi, the fantasy adventure novel written by Yann Martel:

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