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Mary Anning (Entry 050.PS3420)

Mary Anning (Entry 050.PS3420)

In which a working-class woman becomes one of the greatest scientists of her age, discovers dinosaur poop, and sells seashells by the seashore. Certificate #36073.

Easter Island musical stone went from priceless to worthless

Pu o Hiro is a roadside rock in the Easter Islands, but at one time its value was so great that factions fought over its possession. The rock's natural holes allowed it to be played like an
One School District's Plan to Stop Mass Shootings: Arm Students with Rocks

One School District's Plan to Stop Mass Shootings: Arm Students with Rocks

"If an armed intruder attempts to gain entrance into any of our classrooms, they will face a classroom full of students armed with rocks and they will be stoned."
Todo Ramon Glass & Stones Sculptures

Todo Ramon Glass & Stones Sculptures

Germain artist Todo Ramon loves to select stones on walks through historic sites such as Berlin, Cologne, Ronchamp, Normandy Coast, and Hokkaido. He then cuts the stones and inserts the layered glass
Matthew Simmonds Antique Carved Sculptures

Matthew Simmonds Antique Carved Sculptures

Copenhagen based sculptor Matthew Simmonds work is a play of architectural spaces on a small scale, like a crossroad between stonemasonry, conceptual art and particularly sacred architecture.(...)
Japanese Artist Turns Stones Into Cute Animals You Can Hold In The Palm Of Your Hand

Japanese Artist Turns Stones Into Cute Animals You Can Hold In The Palm Of Your Hand

A Japanese artist who goes by the name of is a name you should remember. She makes beautiful art out of small stones: "To me, stones are not simple materials or canvases for painting pictures on.
Pol Solà’s Beautiful Illustrated Stones

Pol Solà’s Beautiful Illustrated Stones

Pol Solà is a designer, illustrator, animator and co-founder of the Barcelona-based creative studio Device.(...) Read More about Pol Solà’s Beautiful Illustrated Stones (22 words) ILLUSTRATION |
100 | Sky Fall

100 | Sky Fall

Today’s tour through the Cabinet offers a good variety: a tale of mystery, and a tale of achievement. Both of them, though, leave us with the same sense of wonder—perfect for the Cabinet of