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Rare 12-Carat Blue Diamond On Display At The Natural History Museum

A rare 12-carat “Blue Moon Diamond,” that will be on display through January, was unveiled Friday at the Natural History Museum.

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Jeremy Poincenot won't let blindness slow him down. (credit: CBS)

200-Mile Bike Ride Down SoCal Coast Aims To Raise Funds, Awareness For Rare Eye Disorder

Jeremy Poincenot and his friends took part in a 6th annual bike ride over Labor Day weekend to raise awareness and funds for a rare eye disorder.

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Visitors admire a fully bloomed Amorphophallus Titanum, a rare plant originally from Indonesia, on display at the Huntington Library on Aug. 2, 1999 in San Marino, California. (credit: HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Flower With Scent Of Dead Body Set For Rare Bloom

A gigantic flower that smells like rotting flesh will soon bloom at botanical gardens near Los Angeles.


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Rare Jellyfish Wash Ashore In Laguna Beach

A rare jellyfish may have made a stinging debut at a Southern California beach.


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Rare $5M Stradivarius On Loan To OC Violinist

An Irvine concert violinist is playing sweet music on one of the rarest instruments in the world – a $5 million Stradivarius.


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Friday’s Blue Moon Isn’t As Rare As You Think

Once in a blue moon is a phrase that is supposed to imply that what is happening is rare …