Category: Curiosity

‘Oppenheimer Blue’ diamond Sells For A Cool $57.5 Million

‘Oppenheimer Blue’ diamond A 14.6-carat blue diamond auctioned at Christie’s in Geneva for $57.5 million, including fees, becoming the most expensive diamond ever auctioned. The stone, called the “Oppenheimer Blue,” followed a record-high jewelry sale by Sotheby’s Tuesday, which totaled $175 million, the highest total ever for a jewelry sale. The sales show that despite the…

Chinese Aircraft Intercept U.S. Military Plane Over South China Sea

According to media reports Thrusday, two Chinese fighter jets carried out an “unsafe” intercept of a US military reconnaissance aircraft over the South China Sea, the Pentagon has said, drawing a rebuke from Beijing, which demanded that Washington end surveillance near China. The Chinese aircraft intercept took place in international airspace on Tuesday as the…

Finding Dory clownfish

Finding Dory clownfish The Finding Nemo sequal  ‘Finding Dora,’ could mean clownfish have to face the very issue little Nemo dealt with in the first film – abduction from their reefs. Flinders University and the University of Queensland experts are warning viewers not to take the “wrong message” from the film after researchers found a popularity in…