|Magazines Rocks & Mineral Rock & Gem Mineralogical Record
FREE Gemology course.....some interesting information on this site.
This first site is great fun as well as informative. Provides good information plus some humor.
Each element has a 4-6 minute video attached with some interesting experiments shown.
Beautiful pottery made from oceanic seafloor sediment
The Soft Earth
World's Largest Amythest geode..."The Empress"
The manufacturing of Ancient Stone beads (from ancientbead.com)
40 Common Minerals with links to detailed information!
Thanks to Danielle from Ms. Gardener's class from the Mesa Valley School District in Colorado
for this one!
FLINT...lots of good information and images...
USGS report on Yosemite Rockfalls
Igneous Rock Classification Diagrams
By Andrew Alden, About.com Guide
The Mohs Scale How to Look at a Rock
Great tounge-in-cheek article about chalk. Chalk is weird!
Great site with pictures of many different varieties
of this beautiful material
Tiger Eye information
Looking for amazing mineral specimens? This is the site to visit!!
To associate persons of the Palm Beach area of Florida who are
interested in earth sciences, to work together as an organization in the
gathering, cutting,displaying, and studying of rocks, shells, artifacts, and
organization to promote community interest in these objects.
The society is a member of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical &
Lapidary Societies Inc. and the Southeast Federation of Mineralogical
Societies, Inc., which are affiliated with the American Federation of
Mineralogical Societies. Our members are able to participate in activities
sponsored by these organizations.
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