Issue Highlights July 2020


Below is a snapshot of some of the topics and interests you can expect to see in the pages of the July 2020 issue of Rock & Gem. Plus, we’ve included some sample pages for you to enjoy.

Spectacular Silver Boulder Treasures: An Exhilarating New Arizona Find. By Helen Serras-Herman

Crystal Twinning: A Special Mineral Form. By Bob Jones

Hot Rocks: A Rockhound’s Guide to Radioactivity. By Steve Voynick

Passion for Paleontology: Getting to Know Father-Daughter Duo Paleo Joe and Paleo Jen. By Antoinette Rahn

Summer In the San Juan Mountains (Part II): Gold Quartz, The Hope Diamond, And a Cast of Characters. By Bob Jones

Mineral County Wanderings: Chance Encounter Creates Opportunity to Mine for Variscite. By Bruce McKay

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, Just Off the Wheels with Erin Dana Balzrette, Rock & Gem Kids with Jim Brace-Thompson, The Road Report with Helen Serras-Herman, Virtual Adventures, Picks & Pans, Show Dates, and the always popular Parting Shot.

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