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  1. This is Dr Katie Bouman the computer scientist behind the first ever image of a black-hole. She developed the algorithm that turned telescopic data into the historic photo we see today.

    187836 upvotes • comment • apr 10, 2019

  2. Today, NASA will officially have to say goodbye to the little rover that could. The Mars Opportunity Rover was meant to last just 90 days and instead marched on for 14 years. It finally lost contact with earth after it was hit by a fierce dust storm.

    187649 upvotes • comment • feb 13, 2019

  3. This person sold their VHS player on eBay and got a surprise letter in the mailbox.

    185269 upvotes • comment • feb 17, 2019

  4. I rejected 12 offers from major publishers to make my first game DARQ the way I dreamed it to be. They told me "you can't make it without us" and wanted up to 80% cut & IP.

    184174 upvotes • comment • feb 15, 2019

  5. People who haven't pooped in 2019 yet, why are you still holding on to last years shit?

    177504 upvotes • comment • jan 01, 2019

  6. Given that reddit just took a $150 million investment from a Chinese censorship powerhouse, I thought it would be nice to post this picture of "Tank Man" at Tienanmen Square before our new glorious overlords decide we cannot post it anymore.

    176972 upvotes • comment • feb 08, 2019

  7. The force is strong with this mom...

    176429 upvotes • comment • jan 05, 2019

  8. DEMOCRACY NOW

    171128 upvotes • comment • aug 12, 2019

  9. In 2017 my best friend was given one year to live and I quit college to help with his bucket list. A few months ago, I was able to stand on stage an accept an award for our story - over 11,000 signed up to be a bone marrow donor and one of those people saved his life.

    170610 upvotes • comment • jan 31, 2019

  10. After the beautiful NYE photos; workers who clean up all the mess after the party in Times Square deserve some respect too

    170198 upvotes • comment • jan 01, 2019

  11. My parents denied me vaccinations as a child. Today, I was finally able to take my health into my own hands!

    169547 upvotes • comment • jan 02, 2019

  12. Take your time, you got this

    168977 upvotes • comment • jul 13, 2019

  13. Whoever created the tradition of not seeing the bride in the wedding dress beforehand saved countless husbands everywhere from hours of dress shopping and will forever be a hero to all men.

    167496 upvotes • comment • feb 09, 2019

  14. I got a cease and desist for making the Crocs Gloves

    166117 upvotes • comment • aug 09, 2019

  15. Youtube is Facilitating the Sexual Exploitation of Children, and it's Being Monetized (2019)

    164089 upvotes • comment • feb 18, 2019

  16. Tear gas canisters filmed raining in Hong Kong - against all regulations, while police deny firing from height

    162771 upvotes • comment • aug 22, 2019

  17. My friend’s cousin stayed home New Year’s night so he could spend it with his sister.

    160982 upvotes • comment • jan 02, 2019

  18. Guy Naruto Runs Past News Anchor for Storm Area 51

    160874 upvotes • comment • sep 20, 2019

  19. Printers

    159567 upvotes • comment • sep 10, 2019

  20. I sell on eBay and got this in the mailbox today.

    157192 upvotes • comment • feb 16, 2019

  21. Jeffrey Epstein, accused sex trafficker, dies by suicide: Officials

    156783 upvotes • comment • aug 10, 2019

  22. Protestor in Hong Kong today

    153658 upvotes • comment • aug 13, 2019

  23. I took nearly 50,000 images of the night sky to make an 81 Megapixel image of Tuesday's moon. Uncompressed image linked in the comments. [OC]

    153564 upvotes • comment • feb 17, 2019

  24. The dog is supposed to run up in front of her and sit.

    152758 upvotes • comment • aug 06, 2019

  25. The real picture of Tienanmen Square people should be posting

    151942 upvotes • comment • feb 08, 2019

  26. Citizen of Golden, CO (home of Coors and about a dozen other breweries) was upset people drink beer in their town.

    151203 upvotes • comment • jan 29, 2019

  27. His favorite spot when traveling.

    150538 upvotes • comment • jan 18, 2019

  28. My dog got on the news. This was my favourite bit.

    150235 upvotes • comment • mar 22, 2019

  29. This sign in Thailand

    149570 upvotes • comment • jan 30, 2019

  30. Winston was a diamond in the rough.

    149449 upvotes • comment • aug 29, 2019

  31. Resignation letter of Nowata County, Oklahoma sheriff Terry Barnett, after a judge ordered her to reopen an unsafe jail with near-lethal carbon monoxide and exposed wiring.

    149323 upvotes • comment • mar 19, 2019

  32. Squeaky Clean [OC]

    149045 upvotes • comment • aug 15, 2019

  33. Sheep shows gratitude to the dog after saving them from a wolf attack.

    148477 upvotes • comment • jan 21, 2019

  34. The first picture of a black hole opens a new era of astrophysics. The supermassive beast lies in a galaxy called M87 more than 50 million light-years away

    148055 upvotes • comment • apr 10, 2019

  35. Disney Reinstates Director James Gunn For ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy 3’

    147761 upvotes • comment • mar 15, 2019

  36. Growing up, other kids used to make fun of me because I looked like the original Bob the Builder. While working in the field, they gave us these hard hats so I thought I’d take a selfie for the boys back home.

    145831 upvotes • comment • jun 18, 2019

  37. They said no margarita glasses can go outside, so he found a way around it

    145465 upvotes • comment • jan 15, 2019

  38. The moment this jogger realized he stumbled into my friends’ engagement photo

    144695 upvotes • comment • jul 01, 2019

  39. Husband said he was going to make a bed frame. I thought it was for our new mattress.... It was for the cat.

    144118 upvotes • comment • mar 03, 2019

  40. Leaving the house with wet hair in the Midwest...

    143656 upvotes • comment • jan 31, 2019

  41. Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers.

    142706 upvotes • comment • aug 25, 2019

  42. The all new wrangler

    142656 upvotes • comment • aug 24, 2019

  43. Caught this kid in the background of CBS coverage of Cohen’s testimony

    141491 upvotes • comment • feb 27, 2019

  44. It's snowing in Australia at the moment and its not every day that you get to see Kangaroos hopping in the snow.

    141271 upvotes • comment • aug 12, 2019

  45. I am that guy that makes sculptures in Minecraft. Here is my latest, and only sculpture for 2018. I call it "Aquasomnia"

    140457 upvotes • comment • jan 01, 2019

  46. This is Tiger. He just turned 31. We are told he is the oldest cat in the state of Illinois

    140215 upvotes • comment • jul 31, 2019

  47. Happy new year!

    139958 upvotes • comment • jan 01, 2019

  48. The protest rally in Hong Kong right now (source: twitter)

    139760 upvotes • comment • aug 18, 2019

  49. Middle child asserting dominance over all others

    139646 upvotes • comment • jul 30, 2019

  50. Im the girl from the "giant" wolf post. Here's another one of our rescues, Yuki.

    138904 upvotes • comment • feb 21, 2019

  51. When you're a kid, you don't realize you're also watching your mom and dad grow up.

    138634 upvotes • comment • mar 02, 2019

  52. Red vs Blue was ahead of it's time

    138310 upvotes • comment • jan 05, 2019

  53. School Science teacher dunks for his students

    137736 upvotes • comment • feb 14, 2019

  54. A lot of people are defending the MAGA teenagers by saying "They were just standing there! How is standing harassment?!" Here's a very important reminder of back when America was supposedly great.

    137256 upvotes • comment • jan 19, 2019

  55. That's so brilliant that I'm not even mad.

    137250 upvotes • comment • jan 23, 2019

  56. Here's my contribution to #trashtag. My (large) family and I cleaned up this beach we camped near over the summer!

    137221 upvotes • comment • mar 10, 2019

  57. Hope #trashtag is still on

    137198 upvotes • comment • jul 02, 2019

  58. Story Driven Rpgs...

    136705 upvotes • comment • jan 15, 2019

  59. Every year a bobcat mama gives birth to a litter of kittens on my roof. I set up a camera this time around.

    136593 upvotes • comment • may 30, 2019

  60. This is why you need to put your cart back in the corral when you're finished with it

    136166 upvotes • comment • jan 06, 2019

  61. Jeopardy!'s Alex Trebek Reveals that he has Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer

    136055 upvotes • comment • mar 06, 2019

  62. Went to open my fridge. Definitely thought my hand was connected properly.

    135998 upvotes • comment • feb 18, 2019

  63. Wait... is that it?

    135849 upvotes • comment • feb 04, 2019

  64. Another graduate from the Prometheus school of running away from things

    135783 upvotes • comment • mar 11, 2019

  65. My hand painted moon mural for my baby

    135774 upvotes • comment • jan 10, 2019

  66. Every year this mama duck brings her babies to my house and I help her take care of them. This morning I opened my door to 13 new peeping fluff balls.

    135598 upvotes • comment • aug 17, 2019

  67. So inspiring

    135078 upvotes • comment • sep 11, 2019

  68. Franklin Davis, a homeless Vietnam veteran, sweeps the Vietnam Veterans Memorial during the government shutdown

    134938 upvotes • comment • jan 12, 2019

  69. I'm babysitting my friend's cat and did a photoshoot for her

    134686 upvotes • comment • may 03, 2019

  70. Good boy saves small boy

    134498 upvotes • comment • apr 12, 2019

  71. Little bro had been saving up for a PS4, so big bro surprises him with one on his birthday.

    134483 upvotes • comment • jan 10, 2019

  72. The clearest image of Mars ever taken!

    134455 upvotes • comment • sep 15, 2019

  73. Youtuber gets every single video on his channel copyright claimed despite having the rights to all the music in his videos

    134204 upvotes • comment • may 19, 2019

  74. Her mama isn't home and she wouldn’t take the bottle, so he had to improvise.

    134144 upvotes • comment • mar 21, 2019

  75. I found out that my calculus teacher is actually a world record holder in Donkey Kong and has his own documentary

    133993 upvotes • comment • feb 08, 2019

  76. 8 years clean from heroin today

    133607 upvotes • comment • aug 13, 2019

  77. This should be the new challenge to make the world a better place!

    133357 upvotes • comment • mar 09, 2019

  78. I was without internet for a while. Decided to use my talents to make Deangelo actually juggle balls.

    133105 upvotes • comment • jul 17, 2019

  79. My 15 year old daughter winning a bronze medal for speed skating in the special Olympics

    133066 upvotes • comment • mar 04, 2019

  80. Brutal Canadian Road Rage Incident Caught On Camera

    132824 upvotes • comment • feb 03, 2019

  81. #trashtag seems to be trending. This one's from Nepal 🇳🇵

    132685 upvotes • comment • mar 09, 2019

  82. I drew all the boys together and i did it for the internet

    132393 upvotes • comment • jun 22, 2019

  83. This is Maya. Her owner built her a luxury cabin so that people passing by can say hello and even talk to her while he's at work.

    132336 upvotes • comment • aug 16, 2019

  84. I'm developing a multiplayer game where you hunt Ghosts! 👻

    132092 upvotes • comment • aug 23, 2019

  85. Anyone else guilty?

    132084 upvotes • comment • feb 26, 2019

  86. If Batman is so rich, then why does he have to keep renting out his garage for music videos?

    131858 upvotes • comment • feb 17, 2019

  87. My failed selfie attempt with the President of the United States of America

    131710 upvotes • comment • mar 07, 2019

  88. Stunning opal reveal

    131361 upvotes • comment • jan 25, 2019

  89. This dad has one great son

    131079 upvotes • comment • mar 11, 2019

  90. My Grandma has played Wii Fit everyday for over 10 years!

    131038 upvotes • comment • feb 25, 2019

  91. big thanks to our tour guide who took this group photo of us

    130955 upvotes • comment • jun 15, 2019

  92. I have a hereditary gap in my eyebrow

    130630 upvotes • comment • jul 12, 2019

  93. This picture is quite hard to find, so I thought I'd post it again. Between hundreds and thousands of people were massacred. End Chinese tyranny.

    130520 upvotes • comment • aug 20, 2019

  94. Everyone hates being sung happy birthday, and everyone hates singing happy birthday, so what the fuck are we doing here.

    130425 upvotes • comment • jul 04, 2019

  95. Kesha shows off her freckles in makeup-free selfie

    129982 upvotes • comment • jan 17, 2019

  96. Staying at an AirBnB and I woke up to their kitten this morning licking my face. Instant 5 star review

    129931 upvotes • comment • feb 17, 2019

  97. He's not a fan of the slow feed dog bowl.

    129364 upvotes • comment • jun 06, 2019

  98. Looking at my cameras during a business trip. When suddenly....

    129174 upvotes • comment • jun 18, 2019

  99. Today Shaq came to my newsroom and spontaneously gave me a hug on live TV

    129140 upvotes • comment • aug 28, 2019

  100. It’s this kid’s first drop in

    128542 upvotes • comment • feb 17, 2019