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Fordite, also known as Detroit agate, is actually old automobile paint which has…

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Cave of the Crystals is connected to the Naica Mine 980 ft. below the surface in Naica, Mexico. The main chamber contains giant gypsum crystals, some of the largest natural crystals ever found. The largest crystal found to date is 39 ft. long, 13 ft. in diameter and weighs 55 tons. The cave is extremely hot, with air temperatures reaching up to 136 °F with 90 - 99 percent humidity. Without proper protection, people can only endure about 10 min. of exposure at a time.

Cave of the Crystals is connected to the Naica Mine 980 ft. below the surface in Naica, Mexico. The main chamber contains giant gypsum crystals, some of the largest natural crystals ever found. The largest crystal found to date is 39 ft. long, 13 ft. in diameter and weighs 55 tons. The cave is extremely hot, with air temperatures reaching up to 136 °F with 90 - 99 percent humidity. Without proper protection, people can only endure about 10 min. of exposure at a time.

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BENJAMIN DECAMP ~ Red Beryl | Utah | Private Collection https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/15032666_1168005289959475_3593155423908197631_n.jpg?oh=c0b484d92aeb2ef19d810adb72fe472a&oe=58C45E43

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Fossil fruit from 52 million years ago revealed

A fossilised fruit dating back 52 million years has been discovered in South America. The ancient berry belongs to a family of plants that includes popular foods such as potatoes, tomatoes and peppers. The plant family's early history is largely unknown as, until now, only a few seeds have been found in the fossil record. Scientists say the origins of the class go back much further than previously thought, by tens of millions of years.

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Which Precious Gemstone Represents Your Personality?

Tanzanite: high vibrating and stimulates your crown, third-eye and throat chakra. This combination of stimulation make it an excellent choice for enhancing your work with spirit communication; amazing for helping you explore and find your true self.

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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.

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Beauty exists where only the eye of God can see it, multiplied millions of times over inside the rocks of our earth-Steve Prelgovisk. Agua Neuva Agate

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Classification diagram for igneous rocks. Igneous rocks are classified according to the relative abundances of different minerals. A given rock is represented by a vertical line in the diagram. In the ultramafic field, the arrows represent a rock containing 40% olivine and 60% pyroxene. The name an igneous rock gets depends not only on composition, but on whether it is intrusive or extrusive

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