A Muzo Emerald Company workshop in Bogota, Columbia works with emeralds; cutting, polishing, and inspecting this valuable jewel. Columbia is the country that mines the most of these green precious stones for the global market.
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“Rough Cut” is a loose edit from The Baltimore Sun’s photographic coverage of the National Football League. This week, photojournalists Kenneth K. Lam and Karl Merton Ferron photographed the Ravens as they defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers in overtime, 23-20, at Heinz Field.
The 2015 Formula One Japanese Grand Prix takes place this weekend at the Suzuka Circuit. The enthusiasm of the fans and a track that mixes traditional features with a unique figure eight layout makes this a favorite race.
This is the 56th year that the Vans US Open of Surfing has taken place beside the historic Huntington Pier. It has been called The West Coast Surfing Championship, Op Pro, and then The US Open of Surfing since it was first held in 1959. The event runs from July 25th to August 2nd, 2015 with some of the best surfers in the world competing.
The third day of the San Fermin Running of the Bulls Festival includes dancing, parades, bullfighting, and the famous running of the bulls through the historic part of Pamplona, Spain to the bull ring.