FUCK YEAH MINERALOGY
A blog dedicated to minerals of all sorts.

Managed by Zoe and Lara
FUCK YEAH MINERALOGY
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The Pipestone Quarry in Lake Louise, Alberta lets you pick a geode and crack it. I think the owner of the store said this is Smokey Quartz.
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Hard to tell exactly, but most geodes you get at the store and crack open like that are quartz, so that’s what I would guess as well!
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Fluorite; Okorusu Mine, Otjiwarongo District, Namibia
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Amethyst; Pégut, Vernet-La-Varenne District, Puy-de-Dôme, France
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Cornetite; Star of the Congo Mine, Shaba, Democratic Republic of Congo
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hello, idk if this is something you’re interested in but i made this tie clip today and thought i’d share with your blog! :)
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a lovely geode section tie clip from a follower! Looks like an agate/silicate with copper imperfections, given the color. 
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Q: Hey! I have a little crystal collection, but I don't know what a lot of them are. Do you think I could send some pictures for identification?
Asked by mushroomandpies
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Galena and Calcite; Krushev dol Mine, Madan Ore Field, Smolyan Oblast, Bulgaria
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Kunzite with Albite; Laghman Province, Afghanistan
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Chrysocolla; Morenci Mine, Greenlee Co., Arizona
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Elbaite; Himalaya Mine, San Diego Co., California