Hope Diamond ($250 million). Among the most romanticized jewels in the world, the Hope Diamond is housed at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History and considered the second-most visited piece of art in the world (behind the "Mona Lisa"). Discovered in India in 1812, the 45.52-carat blue-gray stone has had many owners over the years. The diamond is also said to be cursed—including the alleged suicides of several of its owners.

Hope Diamond ($250 million). Among the most romanticized jewels in the world, the Hope Diamond is housed at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History and considered the second-most visited piece of art in the world (behind the "Mona Lisa"). Discovered in India in 1812, the 45.52-carat blue-gray stone has had many owners over the years. The diamond is also said to be cursed—including the alleged suicides of several of its owners.

blue poison dart frog (Dendrobates azureus) is listed as Vulnerable, but if rainforest deforestation continues, its status will become more critical.

blue poison dart frog (Dendrobates azureus) is listed as Vulnerable, but if rainforest deforestation continues, its status will become more critical.

Cool vase!!! One Kings Lane - Country Fresh - 14" Blue Owl Vase..........this could go on my Christmas wish list!

Cool vase!!! One Kings Lane - Country Fresh - 14" Blue Owl Vase..........this could go on my Christmas wish list!

Blue Velvet Cake~This one comes from the Food Network.Duff from Ace of Cakes was on a Paula Deen show.Overall a quality cake that tastes just like it came from the bakery.

Blue Velvet Cake~This one comes from the Food Network.Duff from Ace of Cakes was on a Paula Deen show.Overall a quality cake that tastes just like it came from the bakery.

Ameteur Photo­grapher Bertrand Kulik shot a spectacular photo of lightning striking behind the Eiffel Tower in Paris in July 2008.

Ameteur Photo­grapher Bertrand Kulik shot a spectacular photo of lightning striking behind the Eiffel Tower in Paris in July 2008.

My dad always wanted to care for these Blue Macaws #bluedream

My dad always wanted to care for these Blue Macaws #bluedream

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