Gold Deposits of Georgia
June 2008 by Chris RalphThe first actual discovery of gold made on the lands of what is now the State of Georgia is shrouded in the mist of history.
Recovering gold from pyrite ore
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• New Washington State small-scale regulations
New Mexico’s Ortiz Mountains rise in irregular volcanic peaks above the surrounding plains, or llano, some 30 miles northeast of Albuquerque and about 14 miles to the south of my home outside the state capital of Santa Fe.
Serpentine, as used in this article, is both a rock and a mineral. The rock should be termed "serpentinite," but the word "serpentine" is in common usage for both the rock and mineral.
What are these rocks?
• Uncle Sam throws one heck of a party!
• Senator needs to slow down and reconsider his bill
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