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“Shortsighted”

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There are very, very few African-American astrophysics PhDs. That’s for a reason. I was doing something people of my skin color were not supposed to do.

I was stopped and questioned seven times by University police on my way into the physics building,” he explained. “Seven times. Zero times was I stopped going into the gym — and I went to the gym a lot. That says all you need to know about how welcome I felt at Texas.

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson, an anomaly in American science

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#82 Paula Palomar#82 of 200 images that have made the IYL Showcase shortlist. We’ll be posting 2 images/day in the run up to the London Showcase (October 23rd) when the final 20 images will be announced and presented as chosen by the showcase jury…
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Word on the Street

"She had fallen in love so many times that she began to suspect she was not falling in love at all, but doing something much more ordinary."

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why wouldnt i reblog this

andolefry:

teachers who leave stray marks on the board when they’re erasing it are out of control and need to be stopped

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