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Mineralogy: Fluorite, pyrrhotite, native silver, native copper, etc.

Mineralogy: Fluorite, pyrrhotite, native silver, native copper, etc. | all about gems | Scoop.it
MINERALOGY. The most beautiful specimens from all over the world, from pyrite to rubies, a little bit about their name and common location, general narrative about Mineralogy from Mexican Geologist | Mineralogist Oscar ...
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Cool Gemstones, Hot Rocks!: All About Peridot And Beautiful Peridot Jewelry

Cool Gemstones, Hot Rocks!: All About Peridot And Beautiful Peridot Jewelry | all about gems | Scoop.it
Cool Gemstones, Hot Rocks!: All About #Peridot And Beautiful Peridot #Jewelry http://t.co/IlxRquvf
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Aerial Geologist: Accretionary Wedge #49: Optical Mineralogy in ...

Aerial Geologist: Accretionary Wedge #49: Optical Mineralogy in ... | all about gems | Scoop.it
For this post I'm looking back to my undergraduate optical mineralogy/petrology and planetary geology classes, when we had the unique treat of participating in NASA's Lunar and Meteorite Petrographic Thin Section Program ...
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Why are most minerals not popular as gems?

Why are most minerals not popular as gems? | all about gems | Scoop.it
But still is not highly prized in the U.S. as a gemstone. Very often some minerals simply shouldn't be used as gemstones, but because of their beauty, people wear them as such anyway. A moonstone is one such gem.
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Gemstones, Synthetics and Treatments Explained « Bellybone

Gemstones, Synthetics and Treatments Explained « Bellybone | all about gems | Scoop.it
Synthetic Gemstones are manufactured gems. Also called laboratory-grown, cultured (in the case of pearls), man-made or laboratory-created, they have mostly the same chemical, visual and physical properties as natural ...
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Some facts about the Purple Sapphire

Some facts about the Purple Sapphire | all about gems | Scoop.it
Purple Sapphires are formed from the hard mineral corundum and are sometimes called fancy-colored sapphires.
Corundum which contains pure aluminum oxide is colorless but when it has traces of vanadium the stone will be in the colors purple,...
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INDIA – The legend of Jewels and ancient gemstones [HD ...

INDIA – The legend of Jewels and ancient gemstones [HD ... | all about gems | Scoop.it
The US$ 27 billion Indian gems and jewellery industry is the fastest growing jewellery market in the world. Recognised as the diamond polishing capital of the.
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Biblical mineral Beryl discovered in southern Zimbabwe - ZimEye Zimbabwe

Biblical mineral Beryl discovered in southern Zimbabwe - ZimEye Zimbabwe | all about gems | Scoop.it
ZimEye ZimbabweBiblical mineral Beryl discovered in southern ZimbabweZimEye ZimbabweBy Business Reporter Harare(ZimEye)A precious gem named in the Bible prophecy as the eighth mineral that will form the foundations of the new Jerusalem city, has...
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SA gem could fetch R100m - Times LIVE

SA gem could fetch R100m - Times LIVE | all about gems | Scoop.it
Times LIVESA gem could fetch R100mTimes LIVECalled the Sun-Drop, the 110.03-carat gem has wowed not only those lucky enough to catch a glimpse of it, but even experts tasked with grading it.
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ATHENA - Pierre Perroud. MINERALOGY.

Athena Mineralogy. Search for mineral formula, name and type locality. Mineral pictures.
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Hidden Gem: Jamaica Plain's Nira Rock | Rock Creek

Hidden Gem: Jamaica Plain's Nira Rock. Posted in Rock Climbing Rock by Rock Creek ... AƖƖ wіth thе goal οf hull currently аrе thе “obscure gems” οff Nira Chance іn JP. Through severely οf іtѕ show history, Nira Rock wаѕ a neglected pitch ...
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Gemstones — more than just decoration - The Express Tribune

Gemstones — more than just decoration - The Express Tribune | all about gems | Scoop.it
The Express TribuneGemstones — more than just decorationThe Express TribuneMen and women have adorned themselves with gemstones to flaunt their wealth for years but there is more to them than meets the eye.
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WEBCAST: Mineral Dependence - Gemstones to Cellphones 11 AM

“Meet Michael Wise, geologist at the National Museum of Natural History. He studies unusual rocks called pegmatites, which he considers to be "Nature's Giant ...”
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Amazing Gemstone Jewelry

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Garnet is not the hardest of gemstones, so the safest way to care for a garnet is to clean it with warm and soapy water. Ultrasonic cleaning is usually safe unless the garnet has inclusions. Steam cleaning this gemstone is risky and not advised.
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Soapstone: The soft rock with incredible heat properties!

Soapstone: The soft rock with incredible heat properties! | all about gems | Scoop.it
Soapstone has been used for thousands of years because it is a soft rock that has an incredible ability to absorb and radiate heat.
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Gemstones Online – Buying Gemstone Jewelry Online Explained ...

Gemstones Online – Buying Gemstone Jewelry Online Explained ... | all about gems | Scoop.it
For instance diamond final results from the metamorphosis of carbon inside of the earth Sapphire is basically a by-product of the mineral Corundum and is in essence the very same as Ruby in structure and mineral composition help ...
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Articles on Properties, Myths and Lores of Gemstone Rings ...

Articles on Properties, Myths and Lores of Gemstone Rings ... | all about gems | Scoop.it
Submit Articles on Properties, Myths and Lores of Gemstone Rings.
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10k Gold Ring 1.5ct Genuine Natural Sapphire Gemstone and Diamond 10k White Gold Ring(Limited Edition)

10k Gold Ring 1.5ct Genuine Natural Sapphire Gemstone and Diamond 10k White Gold Ring(Limited Edition) | all about gems | Scoop.it

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10k Gold Ring 1.5ct Genuine Natural Sapphire Gemstone and Diamond 10k White Gold Ring(Limited Edition)

10k Gold Ring 1.5ct Genuine Natural Sapphire Gemstone and Diamond 10k White Gold Ring(Limited Edition) | all about gems | Scoop.it

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Gemstones and Purposes

Gemstones and Purposes | all about gems | Scoop.it
Do you know that Gemstones carries healing and luck properties? History has recorded that precious and semi-precious gemstones have been used for spiritual, emotional and physical healing and in fact it's a belief that gemstones ...
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Mineralogical Society of America - Mineralogy, Petrology and Crystallography

Mineralogical Society of America - Mineralogy, Petrology and Crystallography | all about gems | Scoop.it
Society for the advancement of mineralogy, crystallography, geochemistry, and petrology, and promotion of their uses in other sciences, industry, and the arts.
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Mineralogy Database

Complete, up-to-date, mineral database containing 4,714 mineral species descriptions and comprehensive picture library of images.
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Gems and Gemstones: Gemstone Occurrences in New York:

Gems and Gemstones: Gemstone Occurrences in New York: | all about gems | Scoop.it
You could almost write a book just about gemstone occurrences in Manhattan that has produced beryl, chrysoberyl and some huge garnets. These are all gems that have been produced from excavations and the rock ...
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