Stone stacks, or cairns, have prehistoric origins. But the movement of so many stones can cause erosion, damage animal ecosystems, disrupt river flow... @NewYorker
Stepping stones to cross the Snowy River. Only about five centimetres deep, so boots off and ankles wet. I promise that a few hundred metres climbing on the other side and you will be warm again.
Just like they used to tie child rapists to mill stones and throw them in the river, $NFLX is going down in the same fashion. Nice relative weakness. Just a matter of time before 476.5 is tested
📸:4 weighing stones made of basalt that were unearthed between June 20 and July 3 during the sixth phase of excavation at the ancient archaeological site of #Keeladi in Tamil Nadu’s Sivaganga district. Keeladi is an Urban Settlement of Sangam Age on the banks of river Vaigai
Pennsylvania’s Blue Mountain School District has equipped every classroom with a five-gallon bucket of river stones as a defense in the event of an active shooter.
Each classroom has been equipped with a five-gallon bucket of river stones, and anyone who enters a classroom with a weapon will face a room full of students ready to stone them, according to the Superintendent.
Millions of years ago, precious gem stones from the heart of southern Africa washed westward along the Orange River and emptied into the Atlantic Ocean. Today, enormous mining vessels suck diamonds from the seabed.