Issue Highlights: May 2020


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

• Non-Zeolite Minerals: Constant Companion of Zeolites. By Bob Jones

• New Mexico’s Harding Mine: The Must-See Pegmatite of the West. By Steve Voynick

• Microscopic View: Appreciating Details of Rocks in Miniature. By Alice Sikorski

• Emeralds: The May Jewel of Royalty With World-Wide Popularity. By Mark Leatherman

• Polka Dot Agate: Appeal Across the Ages. By Bruce McKay

• Minerals As Decorative Art: Showcasing the Beauty of Science. By Bob Jones

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 with Jim Brace-Thompson, The Road Report with Helen Serras-Herman, Club Corner, the always popular Parting Shot, as well as the Show Dates section.

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