Michael Zhang writes about the Fundamental Units over on Peta Pixel with lots of images.
Did you know that it costs the US Mint 2 cents to produce every 1 cent coin due to the cost of materials and production? Countries such as Canada have already done away with their lowest denomination coins due to their costs and lack of usefulness.
As these â€œworthlessâ€ coins cause debates in their governments about whether or not they should be abolished, photographer Martin John Callanan is on a mission to save themâ€¦ not as a currency, but rather in photographs.
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