For structures that have no entry steps, ConvertaStep also makes ramps of three sizes that come in a manual as well as automatic version.
(via ConvertaStep | Wheelchair Accessibility | Ramps | Convertastep - Freedom In Mobility)
This welcome mat converts into a fully accessible wheelchair ramp. Beautiful and functional design. I want it.
Some more info, for people who are interested.
First of all, I can’t believe this has almost 3,000 notes. I’m so glad that people are sharing this - both as a cool design, and also as an important accessibility feature.
Thanks to pseudosoph for linking to additional info (above) regarding weight limits, lift height, and product background — the creator is a wheelchair user himself! Very cool stuff. Keep sharing!
Popcorn in her spaceship
she choose to go to the moon, she choose to go to the moon and do other things, not because it is easy, but because it is hard
If you’re feeling anything less than happy, Here’s Peter Dinklage on a scooter.
There’s a lot of favors I’m prepared to do.
You do one for Mama, She’ll do one for you.
DAVID BOWIE WITH A KITTEN ON HIS HEAD
OKAY NOW I’M READY TO FACE THE DAY.
I don’t know wtf is going on, but you can’t get any better than Bowie with a kitten on his head.
this ship is bananas
i spent 5 minutes straight laughing about this without breathing and this has 9 notes
He is respected throughout the Jedi Order for his insight as well as his warrior skill. He has become the hero of the next generation of Padawans; he is the Jedi their Masters hold up as a model. He is the being that the Council assigns to their most important missions. He is modest, centered, and always kind. He is the ultimate Jedi.
- Matthew Stover, Star Wars: Episode III, Revenge of the Sith
There were no survivors.
Pacific Rim 2 looks great.