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ggeology:    Ancient Amber with baby snake

pearl-nautilus:Ancient Amber - baby snake - 50 million years old / Mineral Friends

Chrome Tourmaline

in her hand she held the forest. every tree, every leaf, every blade of grass, sitting there in the palm of her hand

La sugilite è un minerale dal colore che varia dal rosso al viola scuro. E’ nota anche con i nomi di Luvulite e Lavulite. Recentemente è stata rivalutata dal punto di vista spirituale, ritenuta infatti simbolo del mistero, dello spirito e della guarigione. La sugilite è considerata un po’ come un ponte che collega il …

Sugilite, a rare pink to purple cyclosilicate mineral. Wessels Mine in Northern Cape Province, South Africa.One of my favorite gemstones.


Unique crystal of small green Apatite (analyses indicated Fluorapatite) on two faces of a complete, well terminated Tanzanite crystal. I have seen Tanzanite spcimens with Apatite on the Graphite matrix, but never one with Apatite on the Tanzanite crystal.

Fire Agate Cutting Rough 30mm x 20mm Green/Gold Fire Gem

Fire Agate Cutting Rough Gem Rough 30 mm x 20 mm Green & Gold Fire Gem Agate 68 carats polished Window

Rutilated Quartz with cloudy spots

Rutile Quartz- used for mental clarity, helps break up sluggish energy and get out of a rut, good for seeking higher spiritual experiences, and used to deflect negative energies.

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.

Cuprosklodowskite - interesting enough, but not near as much as its name ...

Cuprosklodowskite: Rare green acicular crystals in cig. A uranium mineral. DR of Congo


This is a much better photo to see its incredible beauty. I have the honor of having 1 of these Angelic communicators. Auralite - 23 is the name given to a chevron form of Amethyst from the boreal forest area of Canada.

Gartrellite on Carminite - both hideously rare and WHAT a combo!    #pixiecrystals

Gartrellite - lime green (lead /iron/copper/ arsenic) on Carminite, brownish red (arsenic /iron/ cobalt /copper/ lead /aluminum)

Osmium (Os)—the densest naturally occurring element (22.59 g/cm3). One cubic foot of the stuff would weigh just over 1400 lbs, or about as much as a small car!

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!

ggeology: Rose Quartz geode Diana A.V. DaPontes

29 Minerals And Stones So Beautiful You'd Think They're From An Alien Planet