JUNE 2018

JUNE 2018

  In This Issue: How Do Agates Form? Turkish Purple Jade Chrysanthemum Stones Handmade Turquoise Ring Museo del Oro Pre-Columbian Gold To purchase copies, please visit the Beckett Media website.
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Field Notes

Field Notes

Safety Matters: You Are Being Watched by Ellery Borow, Safety Chair, AFMS You are indeed being watched. While out on a club dig or field trip searching for some nice collectibles, people are mostly interested in looking at the hole they are digging. Next, people are looking at the marvelous “sparklies” they are finding in the hole. Lastly, they are looking at the people all around them to see...
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Features

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Video Gallery

Videos can be a great resource for learning about minerals and geology, getting a feel for lapidary techniques, and joining in on the fun of field trips. Whether they are amateur videos or commercially produced instructional aids, all can offer education and enjoyment.      

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Editorial Corrections

February 2014: Cover Line Correction Text was missing from the cover line at the top of the Table of Contents page in the February 2014 issue, causing the specimen to be misidentified. The cover line should have read: “The Lyda Hill Gems and Minerals Hall at the Perot Musem of Nature and Science (Dallas) features...

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