• Bolivian Stones

    Bolivian Stones. 10 414 J'aime · 1 en parlent. Mineral musseum of bolivian minerals.

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  • The NonMystery of Puma Punku

    Contrary to the suppositions of paranormalists, modern geologists are, in fact, quite able to discern rock from concrete. Petrographic and chemical analyses are relatively trivial to carry out, and even allowed us to determine exactly where the rocks were quarried. Puma Punku's large blocks are a common red sandstone that was quarried about 10 kilometers away. Many of the smaller stones ...

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  • Meet The Groupie Who Made Plaster Casts Out Of Rock Music ...

     · As it turned out, there was a decline in the number of rock musicians who wanted to go to the effort it took to immortalize their penises in plaster if they couldn't keep the results. Getty Images The plaster molds, on display at MoMA PS1 in March of 2017. In the end, though Cynthia Plaster Caster was left with 48 plaster penises, she had gained a reputation as one of rock .

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  • Valle de la Luna, Bolivia: Walking in Moon Valley, La Paz

    17/12/2019 · These changes in colour are due to the different minerals contained within the rock. Moon Valley truly is an incredible feat of mother nature (or Pachamama if you are South American) and really must be seen to be believed. Taking in .

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  • The Complete Guide

    Nowadays, it can also be found in Portugal, Brazil, Bolivia, Canada, Russia, Australia, Tanzania, and China. Rare kinds of Sodalite have also been found in Namibia and in Vesuvius, Italy. Raw Sodalite . Why Would You Use Sodalite? It is not only beautiful but also very powerful. In case you didn't know it yet, Sodalite is known as the Poet's Stone because it can help you express .

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  • Mysterious intriely carved Neolithic stone spheres ...

    Over 6000 miles away at the site of Tiwanaku in Bolivia, similar carvings are found. Meanwhile, at Lake Titicaca, Newman found a stone sphere with six sides that closely resembles one of the Scottish stone spheres. It's on display at the Tiwanaku Museum in La Paz, Bolivia. Sphere from Bolivia on the left. Sphere from Scotland on the right ...

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  • Árbol de Piedra

    Rock Formation; Aliases. Stone Tree; Hotels nearby Árbol de Piedra. CLP. Hotel Iorana Tolache San Pedro de Atacama. CLP. La Casa de Don Tomas San Pedro de Atacama. CLP. Hotel Altiplanico San Pedro de Atacama. CLP. Hotel Corvatsch San Pedro de Atacama San Pedro de Atacama. 234 ...

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  • Understanding the Ancient Art of Levitation

     · Large stone crescents are perched atop 20ft.high walls. A 9ton swinging gate that moves at the touch of finger guards the eastern wall. The largest rock on the property weighs an estimated 35 tons. Some stones are twice the weight of .

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  • The Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Bolivia

    11/01/2019 · The Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Bolivia, Even though it is surrounded by some of the most popular destinations in South America, such as Argentina, Brazil, and Chile, the small, the landlocked country of Bolivia stands out as a top travel destination for many reasons. The diversity of the landscape, its colorful indigenous heritage, nature, wildlife and opportunities for .

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  • Ancient Mysteries: Puma Punku in Tiahuanaco, Bolivia ...

    The Ancient Structures at Tiahuanaco. They are arguably the oldest and most baffling ruins on the face of the Earth. It is hard to imagine how they did not come to be known as one of the wonders of the world like the Great Pyramid of Giza which, although spectacular, pale in comparison to the ruins of Puma Punku in Tiahuanaco, South America.

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  • The secret of Inca Stone Masonry Inca Walls – Aracari Travel

    25/02/2011 · Inca stone masons would work the stones until their shape fit exactly alongside all of the other blocks that would be positioned alongside that block. In the picture below is one of the famous Inca walls in Cusco you can see where the centre stone has been worked meticulously so that it fits together with a total of 11 other stones alongside it.

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  • Who Carved El Fuerte de Samaipata?

    The rock contains carvings of jaguars, s, snakes and other animals as well as several deep pits and long grooves and channels presumably used to circulate and store water. At the top of the stone there is a circle of 12 seats with a set of 3 seats in the middle. Locals call this the "Coro de los Sacerdotes" or "Choir of Priests".

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  • The largest stones of all time

    The Top50 Megaliths: (The largest cutstones of all time).. One of the most remarkable prehistoric human achievements was our ability to work with stone on a seemingly gigantic and effortless scale, which apart from the technical impliions, reveals the presence of sophistied and complex people, who proved themselves to be anything but primitive.

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  • Bolivian Ametrine Stone JIAMT45

    Ametrine Gemstones 18 x 13 x 10mm carats Auction # Gem Rock Auctions

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  • Stone Trees of Bolivia

     · Stone Trees of Bolivia. There are so many huge rocks in special shapes in of Sur Lípez Province, Bolivia. The force of water and wind cannot be underestimated, because Mother Nature is a great artist and can shape any surface into his own will. Similarly, Árbol de Piedra also called "stone tree" is an isolated rock formation in the ...

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  • 5 Ancient Peruvian Sites That Feel A Bit 'Alien ...

     · Stones in the ancient walls of Cuzco fit together so precisely, you cannot fit a dollar bill between them. "There's such palpable ancient history. There are old wood ceiling beams in a local bar that are charred because of the candles that have been under that wood for generations." But Tsoukalos says the most fascinating things to see are Incan walls in Cusco .

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  • 23 Bizarre AnimalShaped Rocks Sculpted By Nature

     · 23 Bizarre AnimalShaped Rocks Sculpted By Nature. The world is full of bizarrely shaped boulders and other natural rock formations that humans see as familiar objects. The brain tends to perceive an animalshape or, even more popular, a human face hiding in the rocks. They were chiseled with wind, water, erosion and other geological processes.

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  • Puma Punku at Tiwanaku, Ancient Ruins in Bolivia ...

     · Puma Punku at Tiwanaku, Ancient Ruins in Bolivia. Puma Punku, or the "Puma Gate", is part of a massive, ancient complex by the shores of Lake Titicaca, in Bolivia, called Tiwanaku (or Tiahuanaco). When asked if the Incas were the builders of this sacred site, the locals laugh, and assure us that Puma Punku and Tiwanaku are much, much older.

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  • Tiahuanaco Monuments (Tiwanaku / Pumapunku), Bolivia are ...

     · Andesite rock is a volcanic stone from magma. It is composed mainly of silica in the form of plagioclase feldspar, amphibole and pyroxene. But the scientists have discovered the presence of an organic matter based on carbon. Carbonbased organic matter does not exist in a volcanic rock formed at high temperatures because it is vaporized. It is ...

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