The glory that is the Vancouver Winter Olympics continues this week. What makes these Games even more glorious is that this marks the first year in which recycled metals were used to create the Olympic medals. Since our fine jewelry is made with recycled precious metals, this news made me very happy, because ecology makes us all winners.
For more information, please read the ScientificAmerican.com blog post here.
Inventive nature photography by David Lev.
Inspired by a tweet from @ReturnToBohemia