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HEMATITE Hematite: Hematite: one of the most powerful grounding stones, not only protects the aura from negative energies, but is quite instrumental at balancing the body, mind, and spirit; reduces fatigue and spaciness, while also playing a key role in manifestation.

Grey Hematite ( I love seeing rocks in their raw form) Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

There are two categories of opals - common and precious. The Precious opals are composed of three groups: white, black, and fire opal

Opal Fire - Ruby Optical Lead Crystal, Dichroic Lamination - or There are two categories of opals - common and precious. The Precious opals are composed of three groups: white/ black/ fire.

Hematite var. Iron Rose

IRON ROSE - Hematite, also spelled as haematite, is the mineral form of iron oxide, one of several iron oxides.

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Jeremejevite | Ameib Ranch, Arandis, Erongo Region, Namibia

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Jeremejavite- an excellent healing crystal; will help to eradicate disorganized cellular growth in the body; aids those who have had a loved one pass over. as it may help to lessen the grief felt at this time; will help anyone who feels either superior

The birth of a sapphire  #geology

Sapphire Gemstones A SUPERB, gemmy, doubly terminated sapphire crystal from Ratnapura, Sri Lanka. Ex Irv Brown TN Collection.

Twinned Dolomite with hematite inclusions

Dolomite twin crystal with Hematite inclusions - Brazil / Mineral Friends

Gemmy blue Aquamarine crystals with accenting Muscovite blades on Albite, Chumar Bakhoor, Northern Pakistan

mineralists: “Gemmy blue Aquamarine crystals with accenting Muscovite blades on Albite Chumar Bakhoor, Northern Pakistan ”

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!

A rara pedra amarela de 110 quilates, chamada de Cullinan, foi encontrada na África do Sul no início do século XX e logo foi para Inglaterra fazer parte das joias de Eduardo VII.

The Cullinan Yellow Asscher-cut Diamond of 110 carats. This glorious yellow diamond originated in South Africa, making its way to the British crown jewels in 1907 under King Edward VII.


Mineral crystals grow under a variety of conditions. Slow cooling of magma (melted rock) deep within the Earth generally leads to a rock such as granite with visible crystals of feldspar, quartz, mica, amphibole and other minerals.

Osmium is both the densest and the rarest element that you can dig out of the Earth. It's so hard that it's used in places with constant pressure and wear, like the tips of fountain pens. One single cubic inch of this stuff weighs nearly a pound, and were you to somehow get a cubic foot of it, it would weigh over 1,400 pounds. Good luck with that, though: last year, the entire U.S. osmium production was only 165 pounds.

Osmium (Os)—the densest naturally occurring element One cubic foot of the stuff would weigh just over 1400 lbs, or about as much as a small car! Who knew it was so pretty?