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Amazing Weird Agates “Looks like faces”

This Faces is Thunder Egg, A Thunder Egg “Thunderegg” is a nodule-like rock, similar to a filled geode, that is formed within rhyolitic volcanic...

Top Spots For Gem Hunting In The US

Emerald Hollow Mine, Hiddenite, North Carolina Find glittering, gorgeous emeralds in Hiddenite, only about an hour’s drive from Winston-Salem, NC. The Emerald Hollow Mine is...

Diamond collection brings deep Earth to the surface

Researchers at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science and University of British Columbia recently analyzed diamonds from the Museum's collection and learned how...

Physicists develop new method of crystal production

Be it in phyics, mettalurgy, gemology or engineering, the applications of crystals are very broad. A research team including Christos Likos and Lorenzo Rovigatti...

Diamonds used to ‘probe’ ancient Earth

Diamonds dug up from ancient rock formations in the Johannesburg area, between 1890 and 1930 -- before the industrialisation of gold mining -- have...

Rare Mineral found in a Wisconsin Crater

Scientists have discovered one of the rarest minerals on Earth in a Wisconsin impact crater. Aaron Cavosie of the University of Puerto Rico, and member...

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