Eclectic Arcania: Indulging an eclectic range of interests including history, current events, insights about the modern world, observations of the human condition, scientific exploration and in particular geology, mineralogy, paleontology, archaeology as well as natural history, disasters natural and man-made, rockhounding and rock shows, travel adventures, art in its various forms including cuisine, music, cinema and television as well as news and notes of my strange journey through this wondrous life.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Picture of the Day - Carnelian Candy
These polished carnelian cobbles from Madagascar are larger than they seem in this image as some are up to several inches in length and look even more striking in person. Photo by Kim Patrick Noyes (all rights reserved).