(EyesWideOpen/Getty Images ) Sperm whale off the coast of New Zealand
Man Finds Valuable Whale Excrement on the Beach?
FEBRUARY 01, 2013Mike Krumboltz , The Sideshow
A man taking his dog for a walk on the beach came across a pile of (maybe! hopefully!) whale regurgitation. Now he could stand to make more than $50,000 from the find. Who would pay tens of thousands of dollars for whale excrement? The perfume industry, of course. The substance, while foul smelling when it first hits land, becomes much more pleasant as it dries in the sun—and can be used to help prolong the scent of perfume.Read more: Yahoo News