Monthly Archives: December 2015

Magnitude-4.8 Earthquake Widely Felt Across Washington State

A magnitude-4.8 earthquake in Canada jolted residents across northwest Washington state, but no major damage or injuries were reported, authorities said Wednesday. The quake struck around 11:40 p.m. Tuesday 11 miles northeast of Victoria, Canada, and was 31 miles deep, … Continue reading

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mineraliety: Always excited and never jaded when I look at…

mineraliety: Always excited and never jaded when I look at Opal. Yellowy guy via Cosmic Opals //////// www.mineraliety.com/shops/cosmicopals mineralia

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mineraliety: Sofija Canavan is this week’s lucky winner of the…

mineraliety: Sofija Canavan is this week’s lucky winner of the Mineraliety Tote!  Create an account on www.mineraliety.com, like us on Facebook, and follow us @mineraliety on either Twitter, Instagram, or Tumblr (or all of them!) for a chance to win! … Continue reading

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gorgeousgeology: This is a beautiful specimin of Dipotase on…

gorgeousgeology: This is a beautiful specimin of Dipotase on Dulfite and Calcite. Geology Nerd

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mineraliety: Cabs are here! Lovely cabochons via @littlewolfpaw…

mineraliety: Cabs are here! Lovely cabochons via @littlewolfpaw //////// www.instagram.com/littlewolfpaw www.mineraliety.com mineralia

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mineraliety: The featured shop this week on Mineraliety is…

mineraliety: The featured shop this week on Mineraliety is Capricorn Gems, out of Queensland, Australia. www.mineraliety.com/shops/capricorngems mineralia

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Frictional heat dehydrates magma

The volcano Santiaguito in Guatemala. In contrast to the conventional view, new findings demonstrate that frictional heat in rising magma can drive outgassing of water vapor, which contributes to the dehydration of molten magma – and reduces the pressure in … Continue reading

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ifuckingloveminerals: Bournonite Víboras Mine, Machacamarca,…

ifuckingloveminerals: Bournonite Víboras Mine, Machacamarca, Cornelio Saavedra, Potosí, Bolivia Geology Nerd

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mineraliety: Delicious Dioptase via @sonicevolution…

mineraliety: Delicious Dioptase via @sonicevolution /////// www.instagram.com/sonicevolution www.mineraliety.com mineralia

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mineraliety: Amethyst Eclipse necklace by BohGeo available on…

mineraliety: Amethyst Eclipse necklace by BohGeo available on Mineraliety //////// www.mineraliety.com/shops/bohgeo mineralia

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