This is the kind of item that gets a professional surveyor excited.
The DNR's Matt Dontz found this original cedar survey post in a stream near Atlanta, in Montmorency County recently. The General Land Office of the U.S. government did the survey of Michigan's townships in 1850. The post was set to mark a section, or quarter corner and were driven into the ground each half-mile. It was preserved by the water, Forestry and Surveying experts agree the find is extremely rare, even with today's GPS technology.
Uniquedaily.com tells us that concept designer Chris Garner has hatched his first attempt at an amphibious craft. With his his new Explorer MSV, Mr Garner claims to have found a solution to the age-old puzzle of perpetual motion and is now poised to go public with his scientific breakthrough. Garner believes his new ‘Gyro Generator’ technology will revolutionize the way we travel and enable electric vehicles to run indefinitely with no requirement to stop and recharge at regular intervals.” Read more about his amphibious craft here.