“We are what we eat” and Real Men Eat Red Meat!

“We are what we eat” and Real Men Eat Red Meat!

Popeye may have gotten his super strength and machismo from a can of spinach, but “real men” do not eat veggies, according to report published in the Journal of Consumer Research. Instead, they boost their virility with masculine foods: steak and burgers. Several experiments about how and why people associate food with gender were conducted by experts from […]

Alrosa’s ‘The Spirit Of The Rose’ 14.83-Carat Purple-Pink Diamond to Auction

Alrosa’s ‘The Spirit Of The Rose’ 14.83-Carat Purple-Pink Diamond to Auction

$ALRS.ME This gem is the real thing, an ultra-rare purple-pink diamond weighing 14.83 carats. The Spirit of the Rose is going up for sale later this year by Russian diamond mining company, Alrosa (ALRS.ME) The magnificent oval-shaped diamond was cut from a pink rough almost 2X its size in original format. The Gemological Institute of […]

Lucapa Mothae Mine Gives Up its “best” Diamond Yet

Lucapa Mothae Mine Gives Up its “best” Diamond Yet

$LOM.AX Australia’s Lucapa Diamond (ASX:LOM) has found a 64 carat precious stone it’s calling the “best quality” diamond mined to date at its Mothae mine in Lesotho, Africa. The 64-carat type IIa gem received a D color rating, meaning it’s colourless and extremely rare. According to the company, the finding continues to underline the large-stone nature of Mothae’s kimberlite resource. […]

American Miner Moving into Competition with China on Rare Earth Mineral Production in California

American Miner Moving into Competition with China on Rare Earth Mineral Production in California

The owner of the only US rare earths mine is hiring, as it looks to significantly boost production, part of a strategy to build out American refining capability after China raised tariffs on the minerals during this escalating trade dispute. By next year, MP Materials will be the 1st company to refine rare earths since […]

“Gold is Money, Everything Else is Credit”

“Gold is Money, Everything Else is Credit”

$XAU, $XAG, $GLD, $USD The economist John Maynard Keynes called gold a “barbarous relic”, suggesting that its usefulness as money is an artifact of the past. In an era filled with cashless transactions and hundreds of cryptocurrencies, this statement seems truer today than in Keynes’ time. But, gold also possesses elemental properties that has made […]

Mining Rare Earths in the USA

Mining Rare Earths in the USA

The US Defense Department is seeking new federal funds to bolster domestic production of rare earth minerals and reduce dependence on China, the Pentagon said Wednesday, amid mounting concern in Washington about Beijing’s role as a supplier. The DOD’s request was outlined in a report that sent to the White House and briefed to Congress, […]

NKorea Investment Boom: “The Steel Horse Wants to Run”

NKorea Investment Boom: “The Steel Horse Wants to Run”

At SKorea’s northernmost train station, the tracks stop abruptly ahead of the demilitarized zone that marks the NKorean border. A sign reads: “The steel horse wants to run.” That may soon become a reality as US President Trump and NKorea’s Chairman Kim Jong Un prepare for a @nd summit next week in Vietnam. The outcome […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports $ADM, $AVGO, $CMCSA, $KNX, $ROKU, $SQ, $RARE, $ZYAO Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for main issues for Friday, 9 […]

Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) Reveals Largest Fancy Purplish Red Diamond in New York

Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) Reveals Largest Fancy Purplish Red Diamond in New York

Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) Reveals Largest Fancy Purplish Red Diamond in New York $RIO Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) has revealed its 2018 Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender in New York to collectors, connoisseurs and those in search of the incomparable, including the Argyle Muse™, the largest purplish red diamond ever offered at Tender. Rio Tinto’s Argyle mine is […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports $ADVM, $AKTS, $AIMC,$GCO, $GKOS, $HON, $PYPL, $PVTL, $ROK, $TOCA, $RARE Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of the Street’s Key analysts outlook for main issues for […]

Dubai Police Recover Rare $20-M Stolen Blue Diamond

Dubai Police Recover Rare $20-M Stolen Blue Diamond

Dubai Police Recover Rare $20-M Stolen Blue Diamond Dubai police say they’ve recovered a rare $20-M blue diamond that was stolen from a city company’s vault and smuggled to Sri Lanka inside a pair of sneakers in a shoebox. Police said Thursday a guard with the money transfer company secreted the diamond out of the […]

The Rarest, Expensive Classic & Vintage Cars Sold At Auction

The Rarest, Expensive Classic & Vintage Cars Sold At Auction

The Rarest, Expensive Classic & Vintage Cars Sold At Auction $BID, $RACE  1962 SHELBY 260 COBRA “CSX 2000”, $13.750-M Also known as the CSX 2000, the 1962 Shelby 260 Cobra is the very 1st Shelby Cobra by legendary designer and driver Carroll Shelby. Many believe it to be the most important American sports car in history. […]

Rare Indochine Tigers Seen Breeding in a Thai Jungle

Rare Indochine Tigers Seen Breeding in a Thai Jungle

Rare Indochine Tigers Seen Breeding in a Thai Jungle Animal conservationists say they have evidence that the critically endangered Indochinese Tiger is breeding in a Thailand jungle, giving hope for the survival of an animal whose total population may be less than 300. Thailand’s Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation along with 2 private […]

Cancer Deaths Linked to Breast Implants

Cancer Deaths Linked to Breast Implants

Cancer Deaths Linked to Breast Implants 9 women are believed to have died in the United States from a rare cancer linked to breast implants, US health officials said, with more than 350 cases of the disease recorded nationwide. A possible association between breast implants and anaplastic large-cell lymphoma (ALCL) was first identified in Y […]

International Whaling Commission Trying to Save the Vaquita

International Whaling Commission Trying to Save the Vaquita

International Whaling Commission Trying to Save the Vaquita Urgent conservation measures to try to save the world’s most threatened species of dolphin from extinction have been approved at the 66th meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) in Portoroz, Slovenia. The critically endangered vaquita, a tiny porpoise which is endemic to the Gulf of California, […]

Rare Black Moon Rises in Friday Night Sky

Rare Black Moon Rises in Friday Night Sky

Rare Black Moon Rises in Friday Night Sky The last day of September will bring a rare lunar event that has not occurred since March of 2014, a Black Moon. The term Black Moon has several definitions, but the most common definitions is the 2nd new moon in a calendar month. This is similar to […]

The Johnny Walker House Opens in Singapore

The Johnny Walker House Opens in Singapore

The Johnny Walker House Opens in Singapore $DEO The Johnnie Walker House has opened in Singapore, it is the 1st of its kind in Southeast Asia. With a collection of the rarest blends and collectible Scotch whiskies, courtesy of Diageo (NYSE:DEO), this all-exclusive private suite provides a ultra-fine experience in a terrific environment. Not everyone […]