Molybdenite

Molybdenite

Molybdenite (January 11th, 2016) Mineral Monday again, and this week we bring you Molybdenite, the primary ore mineral of Molybdenum. This soft mineral has a...

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Gold

Gold

Gold (November 23rd, 2015) Look at the beautiful specimen of Gold! Everyone is familiar with this mineral – it is highly prized and commonly used in...

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Galena

Galena

Galena (November 9th, 2015) Today we have Galena (PbS), a common lead sulphide mineral that is the main ore mineral of lead itself. It forms in hydrothermal...

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Barite

Barite

Barite (January 18th, 2016) Mineral Monday! This week, Barite from the Rock Candy mine near Grand Forks, southern British Columbia! Barite is the main ore...

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Antimony

Antimony

Antimony (November 2nd, 2015) This mineral is ‘Antimony’ – although is likely a mix of minerals such as stibnite, galena (lead sulphide) and...

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