Latest Carat Stories

2013-10-16 23:29:19

David Birnbaum / Rare 1 announces the sale of a rare D Flawless 66 carat cushion-cut diamond pendant. The diamond was cut from a stone originally weighing 135 carats. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 David Birnbaum, founding principal of David Birnbaum / Rare 1 (http://www.rare1.com) is known for offering exclusive “ultra high-end” gems. The firm – which projects globally, specializes in “the rare and the extraordinary.” The mantra of the firm is that it offers a unique...

2013-02-13 23:04:18

The Greater Kansas City Food Policy Coalition is kicking off the “Karat Gold” program and encouraging couples to forgo the chocolates this year and go to restaurants that use locally sourced food. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 Area eateries have better access to fresh, local food thanks to the launch of the Greater Kansas City Food Policy Coalition´s (GKCFPC) “Karat Gold” program. The program, free for participants, connects restaurants,...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.