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The brilliance locked inside of some of nature’s finest rocks is so vast that the admiration of their colors, shapes, textures, and crystalline structures can be a beautiful adventure.
Minerals comprise an aspect of the natural world that are equally as beautiful as they are fascinating. The study of minerals, or mineralogy, is still so juvenile and shrouded in mystery, that its very definition is not agreed upon by those investigating it. There is said to be over 4900 species of minerals, all classified and differentiated by their own unique chemical compositions and crystalline structures.