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A Viking era ring inscribed with the words 'for Allah', found in the grave of a woman who was buried 1200 years ago in Birka, 25 km west of modern-day Stockholm. The ring constitutes a unique material evidence of direct contact between the Vikings and the Abbasid Caliphate.

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Flying cat of Ephesus.
Photo by John McGean.

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Ahavati said:A Viking era ring inscribed with the words 'for Allah', found in the grave of a woman who was buried 1200 years ago in Birka, 25 km west of modern-day Stockholm. The ring constitutes a unique material evidence of direct contact between the Vikings and the Abbasid Caliphate.

Wow that's fascinating story.
I wonder what kind of a stone that is...

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Vee said:

Wow that's fascinating story.
I wonder what kind of a stone that is...


I wondered the same thing. I sent it to my stone girl. Should hear something back soon.

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Vee said:

Wow that's fascinating story.
I wonder what kind of a stone that is...


She said by the way the light is catching it that it could be rose fluorite; however, she would have to research the location when she gets back home. She's currently on vacation in Florida until next week.

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That would be wonderful, to hear more about it, cause its certainly captivating.  
I guess what's fascinating about it is that it's not a clear stone but rather murky yet it emits light.

(Sorry for not being present regularly, so much going on in my life at the moment that honestly coming here at times feels like a salvation, so I apologize for responding so late)

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This would be a huge canvas on my wall if it ever happened to me!

While hiking in Olympic National Park a couple days ago I experienced something I had never heard of.  It’s called a Brocken Spectre or Mountain Spectre.  
It’s my shadow in the center of the Aura or “Glory”.

It was probably the coolest thing I’ve ever experienced in all of my mountain days and I certainly felt very lucky.  ~ Nikki Klein

Here is a link to the short video I made that gives a better idea of the juxtaposition.

https://youtu.be/CWZ03O_a0Qw




Vee said:That would be wonderful, to hear more about it, cause its certainly captivating.  
I guess what's fascinating about it is that it's not a clear stone but rather murky yet it emits light.

(Sorry for not being present regularly, so much going on in my life at the moment that honestly coming here at times feels like a salvation, so I apologize for responding so late)


I'll have to remind her, Vee! I'd forgotten.

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Saturn the Moon Jupiter and it's Moons all in 1 capture A *Once in a lifetime photo* by Scot Wilson

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Ahavati said:Saturn the Moon Jupiter and it's Moons all in 1 capture A *Once in a lifetime photo* by Scot Wilson

Whoa.

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Amazing!

In Mexico City, drones herald the arrival of Día de muertos.
Image via Scott Horton

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I love how nature reclaims her rightful place in history.

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Ahavati said:I love how nature reclaims her rightful place in history.

Cha cha cha Chia House!

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