people who cannot stfu during lectures.. i want to stab you with my pen
To get over one addiction, you have to become addicted to something else.
I was gonna be with you. Forever.
NASA’s recent discovery of Kepler-186f, the first habitable Earth-sized planet is big news in humankind’s long search for extraterrestrial life.
A universe full of exoplanets: Thanks to the Kepler Space Telescope, which was launched in 2009 to hunt planets across the universe, we’ve managed to find around 1800 exoplanets so far, many of which have been discovered in just the last year or so.
I performed a formal salute. “I bid the magician John Mandrake farewell. May he live long and never summon me again… By the way, notice something there?”
The magician paused with his arms raised and his incantation at the ready. “What?”
"I didn’t say ‘Nathaniel.’ That’s because I see you more as Mandrake now. The boy who was Nathaniel’s fading, almost gone."
"Good," he said crisply. "I’m glad you see sense at last." He cleared his throat. "So. Farewell, Bartimaeus."
"Farewell." He spoke. I went. I didn’t have time to tell him he’d kind of missed the point.