boulders smash into minnesota home. several large boulders loosened by recent rains tumble down a hillside and strike a brownsville, minnesota. are's kent erdahl reports.
karlu karlu / devils marbles conservation reserve is a protected area in the northern territory of australia located in the locality of warumungu about 105 km 65 mi south of tennant creek, and 393 km 244 mi north of alice springs.the nearest settlement is the small town of wauchope located 9 km 5.6 mi to the south. the devils marbles are of great cultural and spiritual significance to .
a balancing rock, also called balanced rock or precarious boulder, is a naturally occurring geological formation featuring a large rock or boulder, sometimes of substantial size, resting on other rocks, bedrock, or on glacial till.some formations known by this name only appear to be balancing, but are in fact firmly connected to a base rock by a pedestal or stem.
in geology, a boulder is a rock fragment with size greater than 256 millimetres 10.1 in in diameter. smaller pieces are called cobbles and pebbles.while a boulder may be small enough to move or roll manually, others are extremely massive. in common usage, a boulder is too large for a person to move.
the moeraki boulders are unusually large and spherical boulders lying along a stretch of koekohe beach on the wave-cut otago coast of new zealand between moeraki and hampden.they occur scattered either as isolated or clusters of boulders within a stretch of beach where they have been protected in a scientific reserve.
the carbolic smoke ball co. made a product called the 'smoke ball' and claimed it to be a cure for influenza and a number of other diseases. the 1889–1890 flu pandemic was estimated to have killed 1 million people. the smoke ball was a rubber ball with a tube attached. it was filled with carbolic acid or phenol .