Explore the fascinating mineral kingdom, a basic group of natural, inorganic objects, comprising more than 5,300 known mineral species. Stones and rocks are used in diverse applications ranging from fine jewelry to building construction.
A sturdy white fireplace mantel holds a model ship, green plant, and two metal bird sculptures. Below, a cozy fire crackles and snaps. Whether you are looking for warmth or ambience, a fire is a welcome addition to any room.
A stone and stucco storefront, one corner of an outlet mall, is displayed in the center of a blue sky. The empty building will soon be filled with merchandise, employees, and shoppers.
A wire outdoor table and chairs provides a decorative resting place on a stone patio. The tree-lined patio, which provides both sun and shade, is also decorated with grassy areas in which to rest.
A black rotary tool with a grinding stone mounted is photographed on a white background. This handy, electric tool can be used to grind, smooth, and sand metal with just the flick of a switch. Design and shape metal pieces using this equipment.
A stone World War I memorial in Washington, D.C. is photographed among the colorful white, green, and red trees. The landmark features architecture that includes pillars and stone columns.
Forbes SportsMoney's Shlomo Sprung moderation a discussion between Fox Sports' Rob Stone and Alexi Lalas, who debated the pros and cons and the merits of having a 48-team World Cup as opposed to the current 32-team format.
By Shlomo Sprung, Contributor. Forbes. Sun, 26 May 2019 14:03:00 +0000.
Chemical signatures imprinted on tiny stones that form inside the ears of fish show that two of Alaska's most productive salmon populations, and the fisheries they support, depend on the entire watershed.
Science Daily. Thu, 23 May 2019 14:22:03 EDT. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/05/190523142203.htm