Streams

February 10, 2012 01:58:28 PM
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Lee Fischman

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Scarsdale

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A rock, specifically, a piece of Manhattan schist.

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This hard stone is the foundation upon which New York's skyscrapers rest. Without it, the skyline might look very different and the city could have developed very differently.

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Comments [1]

Shirley from manhattan

You are so correct the mica shows through
BUT, the general public wont know this.
i chose the subway bench with 5 different people......and No, I didnt dare to take a photo.....my NYorker non intruder mind.

Feb. 22 2012 02:40 PM

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