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Dec 17, 2018

Gypsum Mineral of Many Uses

Gypsum is quite a uniquely versatile mineral with many uses.

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Nov 27, 2018

Rose quartz is a mineral in the quartz family.

Rose quartz is a mineral in the quartz family.

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Nov 21, 2018

Plate Tectonics Transform Boundaries

Plate Tectonics Transform Boundaries

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Sep 22, 2018

The Rock Walk Walkin' N Rockin'

Rock walk-Walkin’ N Rockin’: Lesson Plan and Classroom Follow-up (But you creative moms can modify it easily for home use!)

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Aug 22, 2018


Really know nothing. Just that I like it and would love to find out what it is.

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Aug 13, 2018

Beautiful rock looks kind of like Ellensburg Blue???????

I don't know alot about this rock except it was found in Wa. Or Arizona area I think. The rock is reddish brown, different shades of blue green, white

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Aug 08, 2018

My beautiful Jade carved head

It's worth alot of money

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Jul 09, 2018

estate sale beauty

I bought it in California know nothing about it other than it's beauty

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Apr 04, 2018

Rock Band

Nothing but it feels from another planet . I've always been attracted to rocks , stones . I even had a pet rock as child . Found this while landscaping

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Apr 04, 2018


Would like to know more about... If anyone's knows more that would be great..

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