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Congo (Zaire)	Primary Malachite forms an intriguing specimen of stalactites of fibrous crystals, with rounded tops. The fibrous texture creates a gorgeous chatoyant lustre, which gives a halo effect to the tops of the stalactite.

Primary Malachite stalactites that look like a space city in some sci-fi movie, from Mashamba West Mine, DR Congo (Zaire)

Dramatic specimen of "Cave Calcite" fingers and crystals from Bisbee, Arizona

"Cave Calcite" fingers and crystals from the Holbrook Shaft, Copper Queen Mine, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona.

Prehnite balls intermingled with Schorl Tourmaline.

Prehnite balls intermingled with Schorl Tourmaline.

Birthstones By Month Infographic

Birthstones By Month Infographic

♦◊ Gems ◊ Stones ◊♦ An infographic guide to each month’s birthstone. The most interesting facts about the stone or gem symbols about the month you were born.

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Quartz with Hematite inclusions; Gongcheng Co., Guilin Prefecture, China / Mineral Friends wow hematite in red tones.

quartz with actinolite inclusions | OBJECtify

quartz with actinolite inclusions-- forest within a crystal -- worlds within worlds - Wow! Like that's a really awesome "Window Crystal" too!

Crystal Sun Academy Quartz on Rosacite after Azurite. From the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia.

ggeology: “Crystal Sun Academy Quartz on Rosacite after Azurite // Tsumeb Mine, Namibia ”

Le Sfumature dei Cristalli e Gemme. Splende.

Gems & stones rainbow 1 - names and colors by Nina Fontana…

Одна из самых крупных аметистовых жеод в мире.

The worlds biggest Amethyst Geode – The ‘Empress of Uruguay’ can be found at Atherton Tablelands, Cairns, Australia. The tens of thousands perfect, deep purple Amethyst crystals that nature has formed naturally inside truly amaze everyone who sees her.


science Rock Cycle - When picking rocks for hardscapes use Metamorphic rock, especially with water (so it doesn't leach anything into water) also important to know what type of rockscape animals may have evolved in.

Azurite-Malachite From Bisbee, Warren District, in the Mule Mountains of Arizona. In the collection of Ron Bentley.

This is a spectacular example of a really rich layered azurite that is of top carving grade, rife with intricate natural patterns.