what a superb meteorite from sikhote -alin fantastic sculpture 

another meteorite arrived from Argentina Campos superb size 

just arrived another superb very large specimen Once a year the rockhounds  descend upon trona and Searles lake in California to collect the pink haylite, salt crystals from an endorheic dry lake where the evaporate lake is approx. 12 miles long by 8 miles wide the pink haylite is coloured by millions of halobacteria that lives in the salt crust and by the algae that live in extreme salty conditions  

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Once a year the rockhounds  desend upon trona and searles lake in California to collect the pink haylite, salt crystals from an endorheic  dry lake  where the evaporate lake is approx. 12 miles long by 8 miles wide the pink haylite is coloured by millions of halobacteria that lives in the salt crust and by the algae that live in extreme salty conditions  

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a superb recently new addition to the crystal kingdom  found in the foothills of the Karakoram mountain range that  borders Pakistan and china some say the blue is possibly afghanite  or maybe azurite, but they are still unsure a superb colourful stone 

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a new specimen just arrived green apophyllite with peach stilbite a superb large crystal from Poona India the green through this piece is very illustrious vivid and gemmy and the blades of peach stilbite are very crisp   this planet of ours is truly amazing  

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another nice split nodule from the UK 

just fell open in the right place 

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