Semi-precious rocks, Ja's hidden treasures?
The demand overseas for petrified wood is great, and rock collectors from all over the world use these "fascinating fossils ... and rocks as a student at Jamaica School of Agriculture but did not hit his head on these solid aggregates of minerals.
Museum treasures at library
The Winfield Public Library is hosting a “Groundbreaking Reads!” exhibit by the Museum of World Treasures from Wichita. The exhibit will be in Winfield through July 26. Viewers will see 3,000-year-old glass bottles and daggers from Mesopotamia.
Rock Hounds gather in Carlsbad
The event has been put on by the Carlsbad Gem and Mineral Society for more than 40 years now, according to show chairman Steve Travis. Admission is free for the gem show, and Travis estimates attendance at 1,100 to 1,200 each year. "We like to ...
Geology | OSU researchers found color in fossil ‘sea lilies’
Want to see fossils including crinoids? The Central Ohio Mineral, Fossil, Gem and Jewelry Show is Saturday and Sunday at Franklin County Veterans Memorial, 300 W. Broad St.Bring in your rocks, minerals, fossils and gems for identification. I’ll see you ...
Gem and mineral show in Abilene really rocks
As the longest-serving member of the Central Texas Gem & Mineral Society, Dee Cable said the appreciation of rocks and jewelry can be contagious. At the 59th annual Gem and Mineral Show in Abilene on Sunday, Cable said beaded necklaces and a “good ...