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When picturing a meteorite, we generally think of it as something that’s jagged with a rough texture. Reddit user Isai76, however, recently shared something unexpected - a polished meteorite! In addition to the photo, fellow Redditor fewthe3rd explained what makes this polished piece so special. It’s technically a pallasitic meteorite, and the green-yellow transparent minerals are called olivine, which composes most of the upper mantle of the Earth. The metallic parts are an iron-nickel…

When picturing a meteorite, we generally think of it as something that’s jagged with a rough texture. Reddit user Isai76, however, recently shared something unexpected - a polished meteorite! In addition to the photo, fellow Redditor fewthe3rd explained what makes this polished piece so special. It’s technically a pallasitic meteorite, and the green-yellow transparent minerals are called olivine, which composes most of the upper mantle of the Earth. The metallic parts are an iron-nickel…

Devilline - Jean Baptiste Mine, Lavrion District - Greece

Devilline - Jean Baptiste Mine, Lavrion District - Greece

Cavansite    Beautiful deep ocean blue cluster of cavansite crystals on a matrix of white. Fantastic luster and no obvious damage.    Size: 4.7 x 6.3 x 3.7 cm    Country: India    Locality: Wagholi

Cavansite Beautiful deep ocean blue cluster of cavansite crystals on a matrix of white. Fantastic luster and no obvious damage. Size: 4.7 x 6.3 x 3.7 cm Country: India Locality: Wagholi

Selenite Cave | Dave's Down to Earth Rock Shop

Selenite Cave | Dave's Down to Earth Rock Shop

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