Interesting Site of the Month

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2017
December

The 10 Most Expensive Minerals in the World

https://www.miningpeople.com.au/news/the-10-most-expensive-minerals-in-the-world

November

Guide to Gem Cutting Terms

https://www.gemsociety.org/article/gem-cutting-terms/

October

Crowsnest Geology - John Kinnear in Crowsnest Pass Herald

Geology Rocks – Literally – Part Two

http://passherald.ca/archives/140430/index6.htm

September

Crowsnest Geology - John Kinnear in Crowsnest Pass Herald

Geology Rocks - Literally - Part 1

http://passherald.ca/archives/140423/index5.htm

August

Fake fossils

https://english.fossiel.net/information/article.php?id=96&/Fake%20fossils

July

Free Gemology courses and other links recommended by Paul Gian

http://beyond4cs.com/free-gemology-courses-and-resources/

June

Hints on tumbling Apache Tears (Black Obsidian)

http://rocktumbler.com/rough/apache-tears.shtml

http://www.littleredstore.com/how-to-tumble-obsidian-and-apache-tears.html

May

Home Hobbies: Rock Collecting (recommended by students at Kingston Schools)

http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/rock-collecting/#.WQUHR9y1vIU

April

Canadian geography quiz

http://geoquiz.canadiangeographic.ca/ultimate_quiz_2013/ultimate1.asp

March

Cabochons - IGS

https://www.gemsociety.org/article/lapidary-fundamentals-cabochon-cutting/
February

How to Make Lapidary Cabochons

http://www.inlandcraft.com/howto/cabbing/cabbing.htm

January

The Art of Making a Cabochon (older Arizona Museum Guide)

http://docs.azgs.az.gov/OnlineAccessMineFiles/Pubs/2013-02-0460.pdf