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Scientists at Univ. of Michigan Marvel at the Nanoscale Precision of a Natural Pearl

Scientists at Univ. of Michigan Marvel at the Nanoscale Precision of a Natural Pearl

A University of Michigan-led team of scientists have uncovered for the first time how mollusks build ultra-durable natural pearls with a level of symmetry that ...

Braves Slugger Joc Pederson and His Signature Pearls Head to the 2021 World Series

Braves Slugger Joc Pederson and His Signature Pearls Head to the 2021 World Series

Atlanta Braves fans are hoping that slugger Joc Pederson’s pearls will help carry the team to its first World Series title since 1995.Back on September ...

Tampa Bay Lightning Marks Back-to-Back Stanley Cup Wins With Record-Breaking Ring

Tampa Bay Lightning Marks Back-to-Back Stanley Cup Wins With Record-Breaking Ring

The Tampa Bay Lightning’s players, coaching staff and owners celebrated their back-to-back Stanley Cup victories in a private ceremony on Thursday with massive championship rings ...

Music Friday: Dua Lipa Is Feeling ‘Diamond Rich’ in Her ’80s-Inspired Hit, ‘Physical’

Music Friday: Dua Lipa Is Feeling ‘Diamond Rich’ in Her ’80s-Inspired Hit, ‘Physical’

Welcome to Music Friday when we bring you outstanding songs with jewelry, gemstones or precious metals in the title or lyrics. Today, red-hot recording artist ...

Milwaukee Bucks’ 2020-2021 NBA Championship Ring Doubles as a Pendant

Milwaukee Bucks’ 2020-2021 NBA Championship Ring Doubles as a Pendant

The Milwaukee Bucks received their truly innovative 2020-2021 NBA championship ring/pendants during a special on-court ceremony before their season opener Tuesday night against the Brooklyn ...

Purple-Pink Heart-Shaped Diamond Ring Tops All Lots at Christie’s Geneva Sale

Purple-Pink Heart-Shaped Diamond Ring Tops All Lots at Christie’s Geneva Sale

Carrying a pre-sale high estimate of $10.8 million, a 6.75-carat fancy vivid purple-pink heart-shaped diamond set in a platinum ring with yellow gold prongs has ...

Reality Star Kourtney Kardashian’s Oval Diamond Engagement Ring May Be Worth $1MM

Reality Star Kourtney Kardashian’s Oval Diamond Engagement Ring May Be Worth $1MM

Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker surprised reality star Kourtney Kardashian with a massive, oval-cut diamond engagement ring on Sunday. The proposal took place within a heart ...

93-Carat Black Diamond Makes Debut at London’s Natural History Museum

93-Carat Black Diamond Makes Debut at London’s Natural History Museum

A rare 93-carat natural black diamond — one of the largest in the world — recently made its debut at the Natural History Museum in ...

Music Friday: Eddie Murphy Buys His Girlfriend Diamond Rings in 1985’s ‘Party All the Time’

Music Friday: Eddie Murphy Buys His Girlfriend Diamond Rings in 1985’s ‘Party All the Time’

Eddie Murphy’s movies have earned more than $6 billion at the box office, but did you know that the actor-comedian-writer-producer also came thisclose to topping ...

Red Beryl: A Gem ‘Rarer Than Diamond and More Valuable Than Gold’

Red Beryl: A Gem ‘Rarer Than Diamond and More Valuable Than Gold’

“What gemstone is found in Utah that is rarer than diamond and more valuable than gold?”That was the compelling headline penned in 2002 by the ...

355 Colorful Gems Imitate Embroidered Fabric in Fabergé Brooch From 1913

355 Colorful Gems Imitate Embroidered Fabric in Fabergé Brooch From 1913

A colorful array of 355 gemstones imitate embroidered fabric in a Fabergé brooch that will be auctioned by Christie’s London on November 29. The auction ...

Smithsonian’s ‘Steamboat’ Tourmaline Is an Amazing Example of October’s Birthstone

Smithsonian’s ‘Steamboat’ Tourmaline Is an Amazing Example of October’s Birthstone

Hailing from San Diego County, CA, and standing 11 inches tall is “The Steamboat” tourmaline — a truly amazing example of October’s birthstone.The specimen’s two ...