1. For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities–his eternal power and divine nature–have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that people are without excuse. Romans 1:20

  2. Interesting aside, the Rosetta Stone, which provided Jean-Francios Champollion the hard data to reconstruct a meaning for hieroglyphics, was of a part of an obelisk called a stela which posted officials decrees.

  3. The top of the Washington monument is crowned with a pyramid ion of made of what was at the time, the most precious metal in the world. Aluminum.