Katzengold and silver pants

What is Katzengold Well definitely these pants are silver, not gold or katzengold. Ever since I took my mineral distinction class in graduate school, I was fascinated by metallic minerals, especially, the pale brass yellow  katzengold. I liked it best when it was available as a mineral. A nice pyrite cube as it forms in [...]


Alien and wild silver pants

The same word can have different meanings in different languages Did you know that in German, the word Aliens refers to people from another planet? Well, probably that is why I always had to smile when I was called an Alien. I was an alien for nearly six years. Now I am longer a citizen [...]