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Predator And Xenomorph Share A Moment

Sometimes cruising the galaxy looking for your next kill can get you down, and all you really want is a big old hug. Even races which are at war with each other can find time to talk about peace and embrace in the fact that they’re both disgusting alien creatures to the human eye! Link

Ceiling Cat Goes to School

(YouTube link) It can be annoying when non-students drop in unannounced. This happened at the University for Peace in Costa Rica. -via Buzzfeed

Was Stonehenge a monument to unity ?

British researchers believe that Stonehenge was originally built as a monument to peace and unity. The famous stone circle is thought to have have bee…

11 Wars That Lasted Way Longer Than They Should Have

Thanks to lost paperwork, diplomatic technicalities, or just plain forgetting they had declared war in the first place, many countries remained in a state of war long after the actual fighting had stopped. 1. Roman Republic vs. Carthaginian Republic – 2,134 years Cato the Elder before the Roman Senate. © Stefano Bianchetti/Corbis After two Punic wars Rome decided [...]

Adorable Superhero Artwork

Riza Turker is a great artist whose creations feature happy-go-lucky heroes and villains in a happy world where everyone can celebrate their differences in peace. They’re not only adorable, they’re also delightfully fun! Link Via io9

Would You Do This?

(YouTube link) The Nordic insurance company Trig aired this ad with the tagline “When you have peace of mind, you can give peace of mind to others”. -via Buzzfeed In case you are wondering about the dog used in this ad, his name is Matisse, and there’s a video about him just ahead. In English. (YouTube link)

Bamboo Keyboard

Are you looking for a keyboard that absorbs sweat? Me neither but this bamboo keyboard and mouse combo does that as well as “evoking in the users a deep feeling of peace, calm and tranquility.” Clearly this unique, easy-to-use product is one you’ll want to own. Link - Via UberReview

The Origin of Symbols

You know what these symbols mean, but do you know where they came from? The peace symbol, the dollar sign, the medical snakes, the smiley face, and others are in the spotlight, so to speak, at Dark Roasted Blend. Link

Gold Olive Branch Left on the Moon

The Apollo 11 astronauts left a variety of items on the moon. In addition to the flag, the plaque, and the silicon disk with goodwill statements, they left the item shown above. It is a small replica of an olive branch, described as “less than half a foot in length,” a traditional symbol of peace. [...]

Explosively Gorgeous Furniture

Finally you can own furniture that both peace lovers and war mongers can appreciate. Estonian sculptor Mati Karmin creates striking strollers, arm chairs, desks, tables, fireplaces, toilets and more from rusting Soviet mines recovered from the Estonian island of Naissaar, located off of the coast of Finland. It’s not only an eco-friendly way to recycle Cold [...]