Jul 19, 03:13
"Let's make a deal" Newsletter
Jul 17, 17:26
Truckload of hagfish spilled onto highway (Depoe Bay OR) causing crash. Hagfish create slime when they are stressed. Memes abound after these photos went viral: http://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/these-images-of-a-slime-eel-incident-on-highway-101-have-gone-viral/
Jul 14, 17:21
NEW Extra large Maori style hook necklaces (cow bone), 2-1/2 and 3" long, custom made for us, now available, MA-50 and 51: http://tellmewhereonearth.com/Maori_Fish_Hook_Necklaces.htm
Jul 12, 22:04
SPECTACULAR 20 BEAR CLAW/walrus ivory bead NECKLACE. 31” long, 52 beads walrus ivory 10x13 mm; knotted end, fits over head 20 BLACK BEAR CLAWS Smallest claw: 1-1/4” Largest claw: 1-7/8” Native Eskimo worked, no signature; acquired in estate in Wisconsin Photos shown wearing claw tips in, and claw tips out. $1500
Jul 10, 02:11
Lots of new tagua nut carvings from our partner in Bali, here's a cute bear and an owl to whet your appetite. Link to the page here. http://tellmewhereonearth.com/Animal_Carvings_Other.htm
Jul 07, 02:36
The first group of Kauri gum specimens to buy (young amber from New Zealand) has just been added to the website. COMING: sizes down to very small, chips, powder (good for incense), necklaces, polished specimens and artifacts. http://www.tellmewhereonearth.com/Kauri_Gum_Amber.htm
Jul 05, 20:51
STAY TUNED! 166 pounds (75,000 grams) of Kauri gum specimens (young amber from New Zealand) being sorted to post on the website for sale. We will blow you away with the amount we have to offer as specimens, jewelry, polished primo specimens, chips and dust. It can even be burned as incense for therapeutic value. Here are SOME of the medium to large pieces we are working on now.
Jun 27, 05:21
16th wedding anniversary today (though we have known each other for 20 years). It seems like only yesterday that I married my best friend. Also here's Glenn with one of our "feral" cats that come to our yard.
Jun 24, 21:26
A talented woodworker friend named Thomas Graham in Louisiana has created a 1/2 scale motorcycle from wood pallets (but you'd never know it!). Here are photos for your enjoyment/appreciation (photos show finished motorcycle and photos taken during creation), contact us with any interest or questions and we will pass them on to him. I have a "service manual" with the specs that I can attach in an email to you if you request it, I can't seem to attach it here, it is a Microsoft Word document. Asking price: $5000
Jun 08, 16:47
Two ceremonial shell necklaces from Papua New Guinea, found in Perth Australia, are now on the website: http://tellmewhereonearth.com/Newsletter.htm
Jun 04, 19:10
Dinosaur tail found in Mexico (Hadrosaur, 1st dino tail ever found in Mexico). Amazing. http://www.livescience.com/38370-dinosaur-tail-mexico.html
Jun 04, 18:47
Glenn's birthday gift from me yesterday: a fossil partial gator jaw knife with black obsidian blade. Happy birthday, love of my life!
May 31, 17:38
LOTS of new and weird listings on our website: Paddlefish taxidermy head and bill Opalized shells, chips and specimens Mammoth tusk tips and specimens Fossil shark teeth (Venice Florida) Toad leather baseball caps Fossil weevil cocoons Fancy rhinestone pins Dinosaur poop pendants and puffy hearts AND MUCH MORE, links on the Newsletter/What's New page: http://tellmewhereonearth.com/Newsletter.htm
May 27, 22:02
Here's our MEGAMOUTH SHARK educational booth at the Aurora Fossil Fair today in North Carolina, perfect timing for the national news about the Megamouth as a largely "unknown" shark. I wonder how many folks will go home from the show and read the article and say "hey! I saw 3 of those jaws today!!"
May 27, 21:43
"The Shark you Never Heard of: Megamouth. And we have THREE jaws: http://www.msn.com/en-us/video/animals/megamouth-the-shark-youve-never-heard-of/vp-BBBxQ6V One is on, the other two will be on Shark Jaws page 9 this week: http://www.tellmewhereonearth.com/Shark_Jaws_Page_9.htm
May 23, 02:13
Sea lion (Steveston Fisherman's Wharf, Richmond, BC Canada) pulled young girl into water (she was rescued). They had been feeding the sea lions bread crumbs. Please remember what kind of teeth sea lions have, and that they are carnivores. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4526970/Sea-lion-grabs-girl-pier-drags-underwater.html
May 23, 01:57
Best whale photo ever: Double breaching humpback whales near entrance to Sydney harbor. I am envious! http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4524462/Best-whale-photos-10-years-captured-Sydney-Harbour.html
May 22, 22:01
We just acquired a vintage 10'6" Swiss Alpine horn from an antique store in Mooresville NC yesterday. I can hear "Ricola" already, as Glenn is actually playing it.
May 18, 01:57
More DINOSAUR POOP necklaces, pendants (pages 2-3) http://www.tellmewhereonearth.com/Dinosaur_Poop_Jewelry_Page_3.htm and new Dinosaur poop Puffy hearts small and large, display pieces (page 4) http://www.tellmewhereonearth.com/Dinosaur_Poop_Jewelry_Page_4.htm
May 17, 22:07
Another 130 pounds of rare fossilized Kauri amber specimens arrived today, it's like Christmas here! We already have 30 pounds we've been cleaning, weighing, measuring, photographing etc., they will be on the website on their own pages within a few weeks. Wish us luck! Here's a link to learn about the Kauri gum (amber) in the meantime until we write the article to go with the specimens. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kauri_gum
May 15, 18:27
Here is the other awesome Mother's Day gift from Glenn. A billiken (good luck symbol) made of a walrus tusk tip by our friend Brian in Alaska. Yay!