The Many Shapes of the Beautiful Opal Stone
It was only 50 years ago, during the 60's, that a team of Australian scientists, analyzing the various opal stones with an electron microscope discovered the cause of the beautiful stone's unique visuals.
DIY: Turn a Sandwich into Sushi Rolls!
Master Sushi Chef Hiro Terada makes his "Slider Roll". This is a great way of turning a sandwich into sushi. The chef doesn't use traditional sushi ingridients in this example, rather he takes a hoagie bun, adds 4 cheese: American, Cream Cheese, Pepperjack and shredded Mozzarella.
Everything that Rolls Need Not be Round!
These objects will keep spinning and rolling despite their odd but appealing shapes.
The Mystery of the Death Valley Moving Stones.
Stones sometimes turn over, exposing another edge to the ground and leaving a different track in the stone's wake. Sliding rock trails fluctuate in direction and length.
Let's Go Visit: The Shilin Stone Forest
Names like Ten Thousand Year Mushroom, Mother and Son, Camel riding on Elephant, Buddha Stone, Beautiful maiden ascending from the water and hundreds more... Old pathway chiseled into the rock. Also some old steps. What is known as the Elephant (on the right) of the stone forest.
These People Shouldn't Throw Stones!
Video of Glass House Interior These People Shouldn't Throw Stones! photos, design, house, glass, glass house The special thing about this Japanese house, designed by famous architect Sou Fujimoto, has no walls as we know them.
The Mysterious Stone Creatures Living on Buildings...
In architecture, a gargoyle or a 'grotesque', is a stone sculpture usually made of granite. They adorn many old stone buildings. Many people look at these strange and sometimes scary beasts of stone and ask themselves why the architects decided to create these statues? Was it for beauty?
This Stone Tree Tells a Story of Love and Devotion
He was granted permission to erect a stone wall with a special tree-like monument, built with his own hands.
13 Photographs of Stunning Beach Art With Stones
Sometimes, he uses stones or driftwood on beaches or draws something massive on the sand.
These Easy-to-Make Cinnabon Rolls Are Absolutely Delicious
Cinnabon rolls are beyond delicious, especially when they’re smothered in a lot of exquisite frosting. In fact, when we’re at the mall, it’s almost impossible not to treat ourselves to these tasty treats. Here’s how you can make your own at home for a fraction of the cost!
Spicy, Sweet and Sticky Cinnamon Rolls!
There aren't many breakfast treats that scream 'holiday season' like cinnamon rolls. These delicious and completely homemade rolls are so good, especially when topped with the sweet cream cheese frosting.
These Delicious Spring Rolls Are a Vegetarian's Dream
Spring rolls are a tasty, easy snack to prepare as part of a buffet at a party. Some recipes use minced chicken or pork, but we prefer them with just mixed vegetables. Spring roll pastry can be hard to come by, but Asian supermarkets will definitely sell it.
How Does This Artist Transform Ordinary Stones to Art?
Japanese artist Hirotoshi Itoh transforms ordinary stones into works of art. Inspired by walks along the river near his home, he began collecting stones he would find and used them to create impressive sculptures.
Burning Stone With Only Sunlight - Amazing!
Burning Stone With Only Sunlight - Amazing! science, solar, sunlight Discover the incredible power generated by highly concentrated sunlight!
This Artist Converts Ordinary Stones into Beautiful Artwork
She uses the Buddhist practice of mandalas, symmetrical drawings, to transform ordinary sea stones into art. Her remarkable painted stones are a treat for the eyes, as well as a meditative practice for Elspeth. Each rock tells a story, drawn from her life experiences.
6 Signs that You May Be Suffering From Kidney Stones
You've likely heard of kidney stones before, but you may be unfamiliar with the details. Kidney stones are small, hard mineral deposits that can form in your kidneys. Kidney stones are usually made up of specific minerals. 90% of stones are calcium oxalate and 10% are uric acid.
Could This Research Consign Kidney Stones To History?
It looks like a fascinating medical breakthrough has been made – revolutionary research has found that a natural fruit extract is capable of dissolving the calcium oxalate crystals that form kidney stones.
Tootsie Rolls Could be the Reason You're Here
Do you like Tootsie Rolls? You'll love them even more after watching this video. It turns out that Tootsie Rolls took an active part in the Korean War. No, they didn't fight and they weren't replacement ammunition, but they did save our troops. Who knew a piece of candy could be so patriotic?
The First Car to do a Barrel Roll - Incredible!
The barrel roll is a stunt usually performed only by stunt or fighter planes - until recently. During this manuver, the plane performs a 360 degree roll while balancing on its axis and moving forward.
These Vietnamese Spring Rolls Are Great for a Summer Snack
These tasty Vietnamese spring rolls make a refreshing change from the usual fried variety, and will become a firm family favorite. They are great as a cool summertime appetizer, and taste even better when dipped in one of the accompanying sauces.
The Priceless Stone – A Father’s Special Lesson About Worth
Instead of answering, the father placed a colorful stone, shiny and smooth stone in his hand and said, “Go sell this stone in the market. If someone asks about the stones price, just raise two fingers and say nothing more.”
Prevent Kidney Stones by Following These 9 Simple Tips
Suffering from kidney stones is no joke: the excruciating pain accompanying kidney stones has been often described as “worse than childbirth” by women. Luckily, kidney stones are preventable, even if you've had them before.
Discover What Really Causes Kidney Stones In This Video
Kidney stones are hard masses of crystals that form in the kidneys, as well as other organs in the body. Unfortunately, they can be quite painful to pass through the body, so they usually need to be removed surgically.
Meet the Stone Stockmen! One Man Embodying Many Statues
Australia brings to you the ultimate street performance, the act known as the Stone Stockmen. Perhaps it should be called Stone Stockman as the entire performance, with the 5 statues carried out by a single person.