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mineraliety: This shot by @crystals_of_australia of minerals…

mineraliety: This shot by @crystals_of_australia of minerals surrounding a hanging purple-tailed black cockatoo feather is beautiful ////// www.instagram.com/mineraliety mineralia

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Minerals in Volcanic Rock Supply New Insights Into the First 1.5 Billion Years of Earth’s Evolution

Photomicrographs of recent olivine (giant inexperienced, blue and pink crystals) and glass inclusion (decrease left inset). The primary 1.5 billion years of Earth’s evolution is topic to appreciable… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full … Continue reading

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Scientists Flip to Massive Knowledge in Hunt for Minerals, Oil and Fuel

The distribution of minerals and localities follows a particular sample with a number of quite common minerals and lots of extra uncommon species-a distribution that has led to the prediction that greater than 1,500 mineral species happen on Earth however … Continue reading

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mineraliety: Minerals make the perfect muses. Love this artwork by…

mineraliety: Minerals make the perfect muses. Love this artwork by @pastelandpines //////  https://www.instagram.com/mineraliety mineralia

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tangledwing:Secondary copper minerals from decomposed main…

tangledwing: Secondary copper minerals from decomposed main copper ores (25x). John I. Koivula,Gemological Institute of America.  Geology Nerd

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‘Nesting doll’ minerals supply clues to Earth’s mantle dynamics

The fragment of the metamorphic rock eclogite through which the garnet that encased the ferric-iron-wealthy majorite pattern was present in Northern China. Uncommon pattern found of the mineral majorite that originated no less than 235 miles under Earth’s floor Recovered … Continue reading

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10 Spectacular Minerals You Will not Consider are Discovered on Earth

credit score: Joe Budd/Rob Lavinsky/iRocks.com Chrysocolla stalactites Credit score: Joe Budd/Rob Lavinsky/iRocks.com This beautiful specimen is described as Chalcedony on Chrysocolla stalactites (pocket). With a blue-inexperienced chalcedony-crusted exterior, an uncommon pocket that opens to disclose the extremely textured inside, and … Continue reading

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Scientists Identify 208 Natural Minerals That Formed From Human Activity

Simonkolleite – an anthropogenic mineral. Credit: RRUFF We’ve created 208 new minerals: Time for a brand new, human-influenced Anthropocene epoch? Scientists have recognized a sudden explosion of mineral variety on the floor of our planet that may not exist if … Continue reading

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