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For the past 25 years, Ra Paulette has been carving out man-made caves from the sandstone hills of New Mexico, and then sculpting these spaces into works of art he calls wilderness shrines. Lee Cowan has the story of an artist who does his best work underground.
Featured Image: Miners in South Africa recently recovered a 232 carat diamond. (Image source: Petra Diamonds) Fair Use.
From The Blaze
A diamond mining group announced Tuesday that they had made an “exceptional” discovery at a mine in South Africa.
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From Science Daily
Nov. 26, 2013 — The Robot Safari in London Science Museum will see the world premiere of the underwater robot U-CAT, a highly maneuverable robot turtle, designed to penetrate shipwrecks.
U-CAT’s locomotion principle is similar to sea turtles. Independently driven four flippers make the robot highly maneuverable; it can swim forward and backward, up and down and turn on spot in all directions. . . Read Complete Report
Featured Image: Seal of the United States Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. It is primarily based on the the Treasury seal, especially the older version which was still in use in 1933. SOURCE Wikipedia Commons (Public Domain)
Published on Aug 24, 2013
People think that money is safe in the big banks because the FDIC will protect the deposits. This assumption is not based on the facts. This video will show official government documents that describe the plans for confiscating deposits when, (not if) a big bank fails. Individual, as well as public funds from municipal, university, county deposits are at serious risk. YOUR taxpayer money will disappear in the next crisis! Public officials in charge of taxpayer funds need to be aware of the dangers here. The loss of taxpayer funds and the inability to meet payrolls and obligations will certainly prompt a response that will both immediate and forceful.
This video may be useful to present to public officials to inform them of the dangers of losing public funds under their care.
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Featured Image:A maritime archaeologist working with LAMP (Lighthouse Archaeological Maritime Program) documenting a large bronze ship’s bell from the late 18th century “Storm Wreck,” a colonial sailing vessel that was lost offshore St. Augustine, Florida. CREDIT: Lighthouse Archaeological Maritime Program. SOURCE: Wikipedia Commons (This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license).
Diving shipwrecks can be dangerous work. As their name implies, these deep sea curiosities are underwater disaster zones that could trap an unwary diver. Robotic vehicles can help, but most are too big to explore the nooks and crannies and others get their power via a tether to the mothership and that limits their reach. . . Read Complete Report
Published on Nov 24, 2013
Courtesy of Centre for Biorobotics
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Featured Image: Ghaziabad (Hindustani pronunciation: [ɣaːziːaːbaːd̪]) is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. sometimes referred to as the “Gateway of UP” because it neighbours New Delhi and is the main route to Uttar Pradesh. CREDIT: Charitsharma. SOURCE: Wikipedia Commons (Public Domain)
Glowing for Gold: News of treasure hunt in Unnao village goes around the globe
Unnao gold hunt leads to digging for precious metal elsewhere
LUCKNOW: The Unnao gold hunt has led to illegal digging at forts and temples rumoured to have hidden treasures in Uttar Pradesh.
Shobhan Sarkar, the seer who had “dreamt” about 1,000 tonne gold buried under Unnao’s Daundia Khera fort, had said the precious metal was hidden in Fatehpur’s Adampur area as well. . . . Read Complete Report
Published on Jun 20, 2013
True Caribbean Pirates is a documentary which aired on The History Channel in 2006.
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Featured Image: Treasure chest clipart. SOURCE Wikimedia Commons (Public-Domain)
From Yahoo News September 26, 2013 7:17 AM
Albertville (France) (AFP) – A French climber scaling a glacier off Mont Blanc got more than satisfaction for his efforts when he stumbled across a treasure trove of emeralds, rubies and sapphires that had been buried for decades.
The jewels, estimated to be worth up to 246,000 euros ($332,000), lay hidden in a metal box that was on board an Indian plane that crashed in the desolate landscape some 50 years ago. . . . Read Complete Report
Treasure-trove found by climber on Mont Blanc glacier, maybe from the Malabar Princess
Published on Sep 26, 2013
So what would you do if you came across a treasure chest of emeralds, rubies and sapphires while scaling an Alpine glacier?. . . From Description published with video.
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Featured Image: Pirate Flag of Blackbeard, Edward Teach. CREDIT: User Fred the Oyster-SOURCE Wikipedia Commons. (Public-Domain)