earthstory: Moolooite This peculiar mineral that sounds as…

earthstory:

Moolooite

This peculiar mineral that sounds as though it was given its name by a cow was discovered in 1977 in Western Australia. It was found not far from Mooloo Downs Station, hence the name Moolooite. Since its discovery this very rare mineral has been spotted in some other locations, including France, Germany, the U.S. and Norway.

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