Tag Archives: 2016

arockmaniac:My fluorescent mineral show on the 2016 Dallas…

arockmaniac: My fluorescent mineral show on the 2016 Dallas Gem and Mineral Society Annual Present eleven/19-20/sixteen.  Geology Nerd

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Tucson Show Report 2016

This year marks our 45th year of business, or Sapphire Anniversary, and it just so happens that this years theme at the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show (TGMS) is “Shades of Blue: Minerals of the World” This year we are … Continue reading

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Tucson Kristalle Blue Party 2016

  To celebrate our 45th year of business, on Saturday 6th February we threw a party up at our house in the hills. To celebrate this Sapphire Anniversary the party theme was all things blue!           … Continue reading

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2016 Tucson Show Report Part 2

Here’s my report from what is commonly known as the “main show” and well it should be!!! I get so annoyed that people come to Tucson and then don’t stay for this show. The Tucson Gem and Mineral Society show … Continue reading

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2016 Tokyo International Mineral Fair Show Report (Part 1)

by Dona The ‘Tokyo show’ (the short name version) began in 1988 with a group of mineral dealers and collectors formed under the name Tokyo International Mineral Association (TIMA). The very first show had only 17 dealers yet the attendance … Continue reading

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2016 Tokyo International Mineral Fair Show Report (Part 2)

    Always a good crowd at the booth   Some shots of other booths at the show   “Organ Alley” – only for the most adventurous – let the word ‘organ’ be your clue     2017 will mark … Continue reading

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2016 Tokyo International Mineral Fair Show Report (Part 2)

    Always a good crowd at the booth   Some shots of other booths at the show   “Organ Alley” – only for the most adventurous – let the word ‘organ’ be your clue     2017 will mark … Continue reading

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Download the International Chronostratigraphic Chart 2016

Download the International Chronostratigraphic Chart 2016 in nine different Languages: Click here (PDF or JPG) to download the latest version (v2016/04) of the International Chronostratigraphic Chart. Translations of the chart:   Chinese  (v2015/01: PDF or JPG), Spanish (v2015/01: PDF or JPG), Basque (v2015/01: PDF or JPG),  Catalan (v2015/01: PDF or JPG),   Norwegian (v2015/01: PDF or JPG),  Lithuanian (v2015/01: PDF or JPG),   Japanese (v2014/02: PDF or JPG), … Continue reading

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USGS: Risk of 2016 quake increases, especially in Oklahoma

This image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) shows the USGS forecast for damage from natural and induced earthquakes in the U.S. in 2016. Federal scientists say the chance of damaging earthquakes hitting east of the Rockies has increased … Continue reading

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2016 Tucson Show Report Part 2

Here’s my report from what is commonly known as the “main show” and well it should be!!! I get so annoyed that people come to Tucson and then don’t stay for this show. The Tucson Gem and Mineral Society show … Continue reading

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