8-year old finds $60,000 piece of whale vomit on beach


Here is 8-year old Charlie Naysmith holding 600 grams of ambergris that he found on the beach at Hengistbury Head in England, a waxy substance from the intestines of sperm whales which is used to prolong the scent of perfume. That’s it, I’m going down to the coast with a couple of liters of schnapps, to meet the whales. Read Daily Echo via Geekology


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