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Weekly Spotlight: Little Kid’s Mineral Kit!

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  Are you looking for a way to help foster your younger kids love of geology without worrying?  Our Little Kid’s Mineral Kit might be just what your looking for!  We designed this kit with fun and safety in mind.  It features 15 palm sized specimens special picked for their size, along with a full […]

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Isn’t it the truth!

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Mineral Minute! All about Malachite!

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Chemical composition: Cu2CO3(OH)3 Hardness: 3-4 Malachite is a stone that is varying shades of green, and is used as a decorative stone, since it is easily cut and polished. Though its softness limits its use as a gemstone, its beauty is hard to resist.  Popular as a decorative stone in Czarist Russia, it was used […]

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