Rhodochrosite with plumes agate
Rhodochrosite, quartz, and chalcopyrite
MagaMerlina: more pebbles... Pebble Drawing
The worlds biggest Amethyst Geode – The ‘Empress of Uruguay’ can be found at Atherton Tablelands, Cairns, Australia
Each Grain of Sand a Tiny Work of Art TAKE US CLOSER TO ONE OF THE LITTLE ONES When you take a moonlit stroll on the beach, how often do you think about the tiny grains of sand creeping in between your toes? From above, sand seems like a bunch of tiny brown rocks, perhaps peppered with occasional shells or cigarette butts. But sand has a far more fascinating story to tell. Composed of the remnants of volcanic explosions, eroded mountains, dead organisms, and even degraded man-made s...
raw slice of Larimar
Grains of sand...amazing
Azurite on malachite
Amethyst geode bowl
a beautiful cut watermelon tourmaline gem
Pink and green watermelon tourmaline
Incredible colors! Igneous rocks formed from lava flows of the Archaean era (>2,700 million years ago) are often found to contain disequilibrium-textured crystals characterized by spherulitic, branching or dendritic morphologies that occur in layers near the flow surface.
Tourmaline in Lepidolite from Brazil
Chalcopyrite, which comes in an amazing assortment of different colors (and sometimes not)
rare two color tourmaline