1895 Proof Morgan Dollar Highlights This Week's Auction at David Lawrence Rare Coins
By David Lawrence Rare Coins ...... Our Sunday Internet Auction #1073 offers a rare two-year type half dollar, a key date Morgan dollar, a key date
Top VAM Morgan Dollar Registry Set Auction Continues at David Lawrence Rare Coins
David Lawrence Rare Coins is offering the second part of a Top VAM Morgan dollar registry set plus other high quality coins.
NUS researchers discover for the first time that a rare bush frog breeds in bamboo
Scientists observed this new reproductive mode in critically endangered white spotted bush frogs in South India's Western Ghats Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have discovered a new reproductive mode in frogs and toads - breeding and laying direct developing eggs in live bamboo with narrow openings - which was observed in the white spotted bush frog (Raorchestes chalazodes). This critically endangered frog is…
Auction of rare coins could fetch $20 million
NEW YORK – A New York auction of American coins from 1792 to the 1830s could bring as much as $20 million. The 105-coin sale on Sept. 30 is the second of five auctions by Stack’s Bowers and Sotheby’s of federal coinage from the D. Brent Pogue Collection.
Bridegroom discovers rare coin worth £10,000
A BRIDEGROOM from Salisbury came across the perfect wedding gift when out with his metal detector — a rare find worth thousands of pounds.
Couple stumbles upon $10 million in rare coins
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree.
5 Ways You Are Damaging Your Rare Coins
Touching and cleaning are two of the ways you can ruin your rare coins. Read on to find out the other conducts you can destroy valuable coinage.
Urology Week: "A Rare Privilege to Do What I Do"
September 24 to 28 is Urology Week and a chance for us to highlight the amazing work taking place in Riley’s Urology Department.
Top 5 Reasons to Study Rare and Undiagnosed Diseases
What is a rare disease? And how rare is “rare”? When I began my research at the NIH, I had a textbook understanding of rare diseases, but now, after four years as a postdoc in the IRP, I understand a bit more of what it means to the patients and researchers who try to help them. Approximately one in 10 Americans has a rare disease.
Tips for Coping with Rare Disease
Though there are over 7,000 rare diseases, there is one thing that all rare disease patients and families have in common- the need to cope with whatever challenges their disease throws their way. T…
Rare 1943 copper coin fetches a pretty penny in auction. This is how rare it is.
According to the American Numismatic Association, the 1943 copper–alloy cent is one of the most idealized and potentially one of the most sought–after items in American numismatics. Nearly all circulating pennies at that time were struck in zinc–coated steel because copper and nickel were needed for the Allied war effort Approximately 40 1943 copper–alloy cents are known to remain in existence. Coin experts speculate that they…
How Long Should You Hold Rare Coins?
By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.... Due to societal changes, coin collecting has gone from a life-long pursuit to a rush to complete and sell a coin set. Until about a decade ago, most collectors built their collections over a very long period. Many who began collecting in the 1950s, 1960s
How Much Are Your Rare Coins Worth?
An official Red Book is a basic coin price guide for people who are familiar with coins and want to find out about old coin values.
Coin Collecting: How Large Is The Rare Coin Market?
Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. It's pretty clear that rare coins and currency is a multi-billion do
A December without snow: How rare was it?
Harrisburg, which received a record snow in November, saw nothing more than a flake this month.
You Won't Believe How Much These 10 Rare Coins Are Worth
Check your couch and your piggy bank, and if you find any of these super pricey coins, don't waste them on a pack of gum!
How The Internet Helps Rare Disease Patients
Doctors inform where rare disease patients can look online to find reliable, accurate information.
Researchers discover marker for rare but lethal eye cancer
A new marker already linked to other types of cancer was found to play a role in retinoblastoma, a rare but lethal form of cancer. When advanced forms of RB affect both eyes, this cancer causes partial or full loss of vision in about 50 percent of patients. This tumor is normally treated by eye removal or administration of chemotherapy drugs that are often toxic to the normal retina, and thus can jeopardize vision. No targeted therapy, which selectively kills tumor cells but…
A Rare Hunter’s Supermoon Will Appear This Weekend
The past few months have been very kind to us sky-watchers, with Africa’s stunning 'ring of fire', a harvest eclipse, and an elusive black moon.
David Lawrence’s Top 10 Websites for Elders and Aging
In Home Care founder, David Lawrence, share his top 10 favorite website resources for families of the elderly and aging.