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Danish Metal Detectorist Stumbles Upon 1,500-Year-Old Gold Treasures

Danish Metal Detectorist Stumbles Upon 1,500-Year-Old Gold Treasures

A novice treasure hunter using his metal detector for the first time recently stumbled upon one of the largest, richest and most beautiful hoards of ...

Birthstone of the Month: This Black Opal From Nevada Weighs 2,585 Carats

Birthstone of the Month: This Black Opal From Nevada Weighs 2,585 Carats

A gift from engineer and philanthropist John A. Roebling II to the Smithsonian in 1926, this 2,585-carat opal specimen is an extraordinary example of October's ...

Retiree Finds 4.38-Carat Yellow Diamond at Arkansas Park Within 1 Hour of Searching

Retiree Finds 4.38-Carat Yellow Diamond at Arkansas Park Within 1 Hour of Searching

It took retiree Noreen Wredberg less than one hour to score the largest diamond of the year at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas. ...

Music Friday: Giant-Sized Emerald Stars in Eddy Grant’s 1984 Hit, ‘Romancing the Stone’

Music Friday: Giant-Sized Emerald Stars in Eddy Grant’s 1984 Hit, ‘Romancing the Stone’

Welcome to Music Friday when we bring you awesome songs with jewelry, gemstones or precious metals in the title or lyrics. Today we feature Eddy ...

Marie Antoinette's Diamond Bracelets to Hit the Auction Block at Christie's Geneva

Marie Antoinette's Diamond Bracelets to Hit the Auction Block at Christie's Geneva

With a revolution raging in France in March 1791, Queen Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI prepared for their escape. The queen spent an evening ...

Paralympic Medalist Swimmer Sophia Herzog Has Another Reason to Celebrate

Paralympic Medalist Swimmer Sophia Herzog Has Another Reason to Celebrate

Hot on the heels of her bronze medal performance at Tokyo's Paralympic Games, swimmer Sophia Herzog turned to Twitter, Instagram and Facebook to announce her ...

Mastercard Survey: Shoppers Ready to Splurge on Jewelry This Holiday Season

Mastercard Survey: Shoppers Ready to Splurge on Jewelry This Holiday Season

Fueled in part by pent-up demand, pent-up savings and government stimulus, U.S. consumers are heading into the holiday season with the desire and means to ...

150,000-Year-Old Jewelry Represents Earliest Form of Widespread Human Communication

150,000-Year-Old Jewelry Represents Earliest Form of Widespread Human Communication

An international team of archaeologists believe the 33 shell beads recovered from a cave in western Morocco represent the earliest known evidence of a widespread ...

Music Friday: 'It's Like Finding Out Your Diamond Is From Her Old Promise Ring'

Music Friday: 'It's Like Finding Out Your Diamond Is From Her Old Promise Ring'

Welcome to Music Friday when we bring you great songs with jewelry, gemstones or precious metals in the lyrics or title. Today we feature The ...

TV Personality Christina Haack Is Rockin' a 5-Carat, Radiant-Cut Diamond Engagement Ring

TV Personality Christina Haack Is Rockin' a 5-Carat, Radiant-Cut Diamond Engagement Ring

Flip or Flop star Christina Haack is rockin' a 5-carat, radiant-cut diamond engagement ring given to her by Austin-based realtor Joshua Hall during their romantic Mexican ...

1,175-Carat Rough Diamond From Botswana's Karowe Mine Makes Big Apple Debut

1,175-Carat Rough Diamond From Botswana's Karowe Mine Makes Big Apple Debut

The 1,175-carat rough diamond unearthed in June at Botswana's Karowe Mine made its Big Apple debut on Monday as the owners of the stone — ...

NC Man Pops the Question After Pulling Engagement Ring From Fire-Ravaged Home

NC Man Pops the Question After Pulling Engagement Ring From Fire-Ravaged Home

A devastating fire completely destroyed a North Carolina couple's dream house early this month, reducing all their possessions to a pile of ashes. But, despite ...