It appeals to both the kid in us and the inquisitive natural science side of us.
Groovy things about... shells of every kind, seaweed, coral, driftwood
Bones, cactus, moths, butterflies, a rattlesnake tail
Eggs, skulls, cicada casings, pinecones, petrified redwood, and rocks of every sort.
I was asked recently if I collect anything. At the time all I could think of was that I enjoy chicken- and bird-related items. I never really thought about the Smith-sonian as something I "collect", I dont go out and buy items for a collection but we do pick up treasures on a regular basis. So, yes, I do collect more than chickens. Do you have a collection? Do you still enjoy