These 19th-century diagrams were one man's attempt to illustrate human…

Could you represent the stages of human consciousness with a diagram? In the late 19th century, New Zealand psychologist Benjamin Betts tried to apply mathematics to the problem of visualizing human consciousness. What he produced were striking, almost floral designs that he believed represented the shape of out… » 11/25/12 5:00pm 11/25/12 5:00pm

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This diagram of the HYDRA base from 1969's Nick Fury, Agent of SHIELD 15 demonstrates that evil organizations are unafraid to store copious amounts of fissile material underneath America's sidewalks. » 11/20/10 3:45pm 11/20/10 3:45pm