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"The Sistine Chapel of crystals" ~ Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico's 'Cueva de los Cristales' (Cave of Crystals) contains some of the world's largest known natural crystals—translucent beams of gypsum as long as 36 feet. "There is no other place on the planet where the mineral world reveals itself in such beauty." // http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2008/11/crystal-giants/shea-text

Cave of the Crystals or Giant Crystal Cave is a cave connected to the Naica Mine 300 metres ft) below the surface, in Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico. The main chamber contains giant selenite crystals (gypsum, some of the largest natural crystals ever found.

Crystal Cave, Mexico

Mexico’s Cave of the Crystals was discovered in Stable temperatures, mineral-rich water, and being almost feet underground have allowed these crystals to grow as large as 39 feet and weigh as much as 55 tons

One of the world's largest amethyst geodes, the Empress of Uruguay, is located in Australia's Crystal Caves. It stands an alarming eleven feet tall and is filled with magnificent, deep violet crystals.

I'd only go to Australia to see this. One of the world’s largest amethyst geodes, the Empress of Uruguay, is located in Australia’s Crystal Caves. It stands an alarming eleven feet tall and is filled with magnificent, deep violet crystals.

deep stuff!

Atheism, Religion, God is Imaginary, Dawkins. Matter flows from place to place, and momentarily comes together to be you. Some people find that thought disturbing; I find the reality thrilling.

Give yourself some credit

" A miracle is an event so unlikely as to be almost impossible. By that definition, I’ve just shown that you are a miracle. Now go forth and feel and act like the miracle that you are.

keep it intact!

Every kid starts out as a natural-born scientist and then we beat it out them. Few trickle through the system with their wonder and enthusiasm for science intact.