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Anne Wright's Snapshots

  1. Sarlacc

    Snapshot Title: Sarlacc
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  2. Lemonade

    Snapshot Title: Lemonade
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  3. Saturn V in the air

    Snapshot Title: Saturn V in the air
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  4. Saturn V on the ground

    Snapshot Title: Saturn V on the ground
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  5. X-Wing in the sky

    Snapshot Title: X-Wing in the sky
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  6. Facebook/Twitter

    Snapshot Title: Facebook/Twitter
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  7. Underground X-Wing

    Snapshot Title: Underground X-Wing
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  8. Alaska

    Snapshot Title: Alaska
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  9. Girl in Cave

    Snapshot Title: Girl in Cave
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  10. Boy in Cave

    Snapshot Title: Boy in Cave
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  11. Oregon Trail

    Snapshot Title: Oregon Trail
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  12. Icarus

    Snapshot Title: Icarus
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    From www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php?title=1110:_Click_and_Drag Will open in a new tab or window:A reference to the Greek myth of Icarus and his father's escape from Crete by building wings of feathers and wax. The joke is...



  13. Long grass (pokemon)

    Snapshot Title: Long grass (pokemon)
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=91362&start=320#p3134537 Will open in a new tab or window



  14. Marco polo

    Snapshot Title: Marco polo
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  15. Float next

    Snapshot Title: Float next
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    Reference to xkcd.com/1 Will open in a new tab or window/forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=91362&start=360#p3134677 Will open in a new tab or window



  16. Bourne Bridge
  17. Black Hat Guy #3

    Snapshot Title: Black Hat Guy #3
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  18. Black Hat Guy #2

    Snapshot Title: Black Hat Guy #2
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  19. Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory

    Snapshot Title: Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=91362&start=400#p3135013 Will open in a new tab or window



  20. Velociraptors

    Snapshot Title: Velociraptors
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  21. Footprints

    Snapshot Title: Footprints
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=91362&start=520#p3139025 Will open in a new tab or window



  22. Black Hat Guy

    Snapshot Title: Black Hat Guy
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  23. Season trees

    Snapshot Title: Season trees
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=91362&start=480#p3135941 Will open in a new tab or window
    forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=91362&start=480#p3136512 Will open in a new tab or window
    Mandelbrot in top left of second tree?



  24. Contact

    Snapshot Title: Contact
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

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  25. Lost

    Snapshot Title: Lost
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=91362&start=480#p3135879 Will open in a new tab or window



  26. North Dakota

    Snapshot Title: North Dakota
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    So There.



  27. Mario

    Snapshot Title: Mario
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    Level 1



  28. Sky Jellyfish

    Snapshot Title: Sky Jellyfish
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: XKCD #1110
    Image Owner: Phil Wherry



    Description:

    :)



  29. Ethanol detoxification

    Snapshot Title: Ethanol detoxification
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: Metabolic Pathways
    Image Owner: Anne Wright



    Description:

    The human body naturally produces the enzyme alcohol dehydrogenase which converts ethanol (aka grain alcohol) into acetaldehyde. It has been suggested that this pathway exists to cope with the fact t...



  30. Acyl-carnitine

    Snapshot Title: Acyl-carnitine
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: Metabolic Pathways
    Image Owner: Anne Wright



    Description:

    Acyl-carnitine is involved in transferring fatty acids across the mitochondrial membrane. This seems related to the nutritional supplement Acetyl-L-Carnitine.

    Interesting related references includ...



  31. Glutathione

    Snapshot Title: Glutathione
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: Metabolic Pathways
    Image Owner: Anne Wright



    Description:

    Glutathione is an important antioxidant which helps protect cells from reactive oxygen species.

    More info at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glutathione Will open in a new tab or window



  32. Catecholamines

    Snapshot Title: Catecholamines
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: Metabolic Pathways
    Image Owner: Anne Wright



    Description:

    Dopamine, norepinephrine, and epinephrine are collectively called "catecholamines." They are important hormones and neurotransmitters.

    See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catecholamine Will open in a new tab or window for more details...



  33. Glycolysis

    Snapshot Title: Glycolysis
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: Metabolic Pathways
    Image Owner: Anne Wright



    Description:

    Glycolysis is the first phase of cellular respiration. The main input is glucose. The main results are production of pyruvate (used by the next phase), reduction of NAD into NADH (used to power the...



  34. Pyruvate Processing

    Snapshot Title: Pyruvate Processing
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: Metabolic Pathways
    Image Owner: Anne Wright



    Description:

    Pyruvate Processing is the second phase of cellular respiration. The main input is pyruvate, which was produced from glucose by the first phase. The main results are the production of CO2 and Acetyl...



  35. The Krebs Cycle

    Snapshot Title: The Krebs Cycle
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: Metabolic Pathways
    Image Owner: Anne Wright



    Description:

    The Krebs Cycle is the third phase of cellular respiration. It completes the oxidation of glucose. The main input is Acetyl CoA, which was produced from pyruvate in an earlier step. The main result...



  36. Propodeal spines

    Snapshot Title: Propodeal spines
    Taken by: Anne Wright

    Image: Ant-Eutetramorium mocquerysi
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    keys.lucidcentral.org/keys/v3/PIAkey/Glossary.html Will open in a new tab or window