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Dinosaur Poop Watch

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If you're going to pay more than $11,000 for a watch, you'd probably want it to be made of gold and encrusted in precious gems... not poop.
Dinosaur Dung

Dinosaur Dung "Coprolite" Watch

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But Swiss company Artya has unveiled an expensive new watch, and it's literally made of dung.

Dinosaur dung.

My friend Bob Strauss, the dinosaur guide here at About.com, reminds me that the "polite" word for this stuff is coprolite, and these stone leftovers actually play an important role in paleontology.

Maybe, but I'm still not wearing it.

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