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Author Topic: Rarest of the rare minerals  (Read 7746 times)

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Offline EMF

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Rarest of the rare minerals
« on: February 13, 2016, 08:13:23 PM »
Here's a story in the L.A. Times about the rarest minerals of all:

Way beyond diamonds: A look at some of the rarest minerals in the world - LA Times

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Re: Rarest of the rare minerals
« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2016, 11:44:25 PM »
Can't help but wonder how many one-of-a-kind minerals have not even been seen because of mechanization - or just not really paying attention.

Interesting link EMF. Thanks!

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Re: Rarest of the rare minerals
« Reply #2 on: February 14, 2016, 08:50:21 AM »
Can't help but wonder how many one-of-a-kind minerals have not even been seen because of mechanization - or just not really paying attention.

Interesting link EMF. Thanks!

kcm

Or seen, and then, "What's that?" ???  "Dunno." <-dont~know->  "Not what we're looking for".  Toss...