Granddad’s 1910 S&W ‘lemon squeezer’. Found in safe deposit box, rarely fired. I believe it’s the world’s first hammerless design and grip safety.

Granddad’s 1910 S&W ‘lemon squeezer’. Found in safe deposit box, rarely fired. I believe it’s the world’s first hammerless design and grip safety.

Full size models of a bronze Adze and chisels found in a Foundation Deposit for Pharaoh Hatshepsut’s Temple. Individual pictures without catalog numbers in comments. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1479 to 1458 B.C. [1200×842]

Full size models of a bronze Adze and chisels found in a Foundation Deposit for Pharaoh Hatshepsut’s Temple. Individual pictures without catalog numbers in comments. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1479 to 1458 B.C. [1200×842]

The Environmental Disaster That is the Gold Industry – The 13,000-foot high Grasberg mine contains the largest single gold reserve in the world, and the largest copper deposit as well [5210 x 3500]

The Environmental Disaster That is the Gold Industry – The 13,000-foot high Grasberg mine contains the largest single gold reserve in the world, and the largest copper deposit as well [5210 x 3500]

[OC] Carboniferous period fossil (?) from coal deposits in Poland. ID help appreciated. This is from Westphalian B deposits and roughly resembles some modern reptile skin. Possibly other organic source or inorganic mineral deposit? Approx 6cm length

[OC] Carboniferous period fossil (?) from coal deposits in Poland. ID help appreciated. This is from Westphalian B deposits and roughly resembles some modern reptile skin. Possibly other organic source or inorganic mineral deposit? Approx 6cm length