Issue Highlights: February 2021


Below is a snapshot of some of the topics and interests you can expect to see in the pages of the February 2021 issue of Rock & Gem. Plus, we've included some sample pages for you to enjoy.

CERUSSITE: Galena's Gift of a Stunning Secondary Mineral. By Bob Jones

FACETING FOCUS: Trisparkle 12 Design Marks New Approach. By Mark Oros
(Sponsored by Cutting Edge Supply Co.)

GEORGIUS AGRICOLA's DE REMETALLICA: 465 Years Old and Still Relevant. By Steve Voynick


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HUNTING FOR THUNDEREGGS — Uncovering a "Ghost" Volcano's Treasures. By Jim Landon

Sponsored by ULTRA TEC

CAPTIVATED BY COPPER: Soldiers' Discovery Leads to a Century of Mining at Pearl Handle Open Pit. By Bob Jones

ROCK & GEM REVISITED — THE MOST COMMON MINERALS: Quartz Is the Cornerstone of the Collecting Hobby (August 2001 issue). By Bob Jones

• DISCOVERING THE SPLENDOR OF SLAG: Recycling Slag Leads to Swag. By Rebecca Solon

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In addition, you'll find the following regular R&G columns: Bench Tips with Bob Rush, Rock Science with Steve Voynick, What to Cut with Russ Kaniuth, On the Rocks with Bob Jones, Rock & Gem Kids and Earth Science In the News with Jim Brace-Thompson, Sneak Peek: Opals, The Road Report with Helen Serras-Herman, Show Dates, and the always popular Parting Shot.

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