Athenian Wealth: Millions of Silver Coins Stored in Parthenon Attic

Millions of silver coins may have been stored in the attic of the Parthenon, one of the most famous structures from the ancient world, a research team says. The attic of the Parthenon is now destroyed and the coins would have been spent in ancient times. The researchers made the discovery by...

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People in Ancient Ireland Preferred Britain’s ‘Magical’ Gold To Their Own

A gold lunala from the early Bronze Age (1800 to 2000 B.C.) that could be for either the neck or hair. The people of ancient Ireland snubbed their local gold in favor of more exotic, mystical gold found across the sea, new research shows. Scientists had long assumed that the gold that people...

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Archaeologists Find Solid Gold Scythian Vessels for Opium and Weed

In “a once-in-a-century discovery,” archaeologists excavating in the Caucasus Mountains of Russia have discovered two intact, solid gold vessels used by the Scythians, an ancient nomadic people who ruled parts of Eurasia between the 9th century BCE and 4th century CE. The vessels, which...

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Rich Chinese man buys 2 gold Apple watches for dog

The Apple Watch is going to the dogs—or at least one very privileged pooch in China. The son of China's richest man touched off an Internet firestorm Tuesday after posting a photo of his Siberian Husky wearing two Apple Watch Editions, according to The Shanghaiist. Wang Sicong, known...

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Kylie Jenner In Black & Gold Leather Mini At BBMAs: Love Or Loathe?

Get it, girl. At the Billboard Music Awards, Kylie Jenner was on hand to present but first things first, she hit the red carpet! She rocked a black and gold leather mini and, we have to wonder, was she trying to channel her inner Michael Jackson? Flaunt it when ya got it, girl. On May 17,...

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Beyoncé is wearing a gold Apple Watch band that you can’t buy

And if you could, it'd be way more than $17,000 Nowhere on Apple's website will you find a solid gold link bracelet for the Apple Watch. Jony Ive never mentions it at any point in this video describing the gold watch's creation. But in a set of photos posted to her website, Beyoncé just...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 edge get 24K gold treatment

Gold-plated smartphones have existed since the last decade and used to be in possession of select few. But now, anyone with a taste of extra bling and lots of cash to burn can get their latest Samsung smartphone gold plated. Karalux, the Vietnamese gold-plating shop, offers such versions of the...

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Americans poop up to $4.2B in precious metals every year

Poop could be a gold mine — and that’s no load of crap! You could be flushing a fortune in feces down the toilet in the form of tiny nuggets of gold and other precious metals that could be mined, according to research presented Monday at the national meeting of the American Chemical...

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Woman Sheds 32 Kilos To Win 32 Grams Of Gold In Dubai’s Weight Loss Contest

              Indian expat Sharada Serigara has won a weight loss contest that rewarded a gram of gold for every kilo lost, by shedding 32kg in roughly two months. The businesswoman, who beat more than 7,000 other contestants in the...

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Apple Watch launches April 24 for up to $17,000 in rose gold

Apple Inc launched its long-awaited watch on Monday, including yellow or rose gold models with sapphire faces costing up to $17,000, but investors questioned whether Chief Executive Tim Cook's first product would be a breakaway hit. Apple's first new device since Cook became CEO will be...

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