When geologists go on research trips, they’re normally looking to observe specific rocks, minerals, and fossils. What this Californian scientist wasn’t expecting was to open up a volcanic rock in Brazil—only to find an uncanny resemblance of the Cookie Monster.
On the inside? It’s a glorious cream and blue. And it looks just about ready to growl “om nom nom nom nom” at the world.
There are a number of rocks out there that have been discovered with all sorts of patterns and this Sesame Street lookalike has received offers in excess of $15,000 AUS! That's one heck of a lot of cookies!