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Rubies are gems of the mineral corundum, comprised of aluminum oxide. The red in rubies is caused by traces of chro… https://t.co/9ZG0patAbu
It is estimated the average American born will need 3.02 MILLION pounds of minerals, metals, and fuels in their lif… https://t.co/43fVAG4Aqa
Quartz and obsidian show a conchoidal (semicircular, shell-like) fracture, common for glass. All three materials ar… https://t.co/V5TZqnyQtj
#Silica is mined and used for the production of windows and other glass products. It is also called silica sand or… https://t.co/7trtwFNOc4
It's time to submit your video to the Move Mining Next Gen contest! Join this online competition for students K-12… https://t.co/97qkeJSH4X
Many industrial minerals are used in paper including talc, clays and titanium dioxide. Minerals are used to give p… https://t.co/ZmNoLIxtnX