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Geology -- Minerals
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Identification Tables for Common Minerals in Thin Section
This resource includes a table for the identification of minerals with a petrographic microscope. The table lists minerals and their properties, including color in thin section, refractive index, extinction and...
Optical Mineralogy, Study of Minerals With the Petrographic Microscope
This website contains an introduction to the principles of optical mineralogy. Topics include the petrographic microscope, light, thin sections, and basic theoretical concepts. The website features text illustrated with...
Minerals Under the Microscope
This website provides an easy-to-understand introduction to the basics of optical mineralogy. Topics include the polarized light microscope, mineral shape and cleavage, relief, color and pleochroism, interference colors...
A Strategy for Teaching an Effective Undergraduate Mineralogy Course
An effective undergraduate mineralogy course provides students with a familiarity and understanding of minerals that is necessary for studying the Earth. This paper describes a strategy for integrating the disparate...
Reservation RockHounds Petrified Wood Mystery
This module will introduce students to the process by which wood is 'petrified' (fossilized). They will identify the variables involved in the petrification process, determine the effect, and examine the variation of...
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