Category: Curiosity

According to media reports Friday, a South Jersey man died and dozens of other people suffered injuries in a chain-reaction crash involving 13 vehicles along the New Jersey Turnpike in Middlesex County Monday night. The deadly pileup, which included a bus and tractor-trailers, occurred around 9:15 p.m. along the icy southbound lanes of the Turnpike…

17-pound gold nugget Found:  Farmer Probably Wont Get To Cash In (PHOTO)

A herdsman in China’s far western Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region found a 17-pound (7.85-kilogram) gold nugget that was “practically lying on bare ground”. The Kazak herdsman, Berek Sawut, from Qinghe County in Altay Prefecture made the extraordinary discovery last week. The estimated price for such a find, assuming the nugget is 80 percent pure (Nuggets…