6,000 Years Old     

Risa’s Assignment was to read the article “Helium in Radioactive Rocks” by Andrew A. Snelling (from the Answers in Genesis Magazine, Vol. 7 No. 4 Oct.-Dec. 2012, page 53) and write a couple of things that she learned from the article.  Below is what she wrote… – Teresa “Some people think the earth is 1.5 billion…

Where can Quartz be found?

(photo credit: I took a picture of my California Gold & Gems Maps from my Rockhounding California kit from northwestrockandfosil.com) My friend Noelle asked me a question and I couldn’t get the picture to work in the reply.  So, I decided to post it.  Quartz is the 2nd most abundant mineral in the earth’s crust.…