Whether you're a student studying geology or you're simply just a passionate rockhound like me, being able to quickly and accurately identify rocks and minerals is very important. It can mean the difference between keeping a sought after specimen or throwing it back into the trailings pile. We live in amazing times. We have the ability to quickly and easily access … [Read more...] about Best Rock and Mineral Identification App for 2020
There are many reasons people are drawn to rock collecting. One of the big reasons is the fact that it takes you outside. Just getting out into mother nature with friends and family is a good enough reason to take up this exciting hobby.Becoming a rockhound can take you many places you might not ordinarily go. You might find yourself exploring riverbeds for perfectly … [Read more...] about Best Rockhounding Books For 2020 (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)
We spend hours walking creeks and beaches looking for hidden treasures. How much of that time do we spend bending over to pick up things to look at? Countless! We do it over and over again. We do it until our backs begin to hurt!How nice would it be to be able to pick that rock or seashell up to take a look at it without ever bending over again?Believe it … [Read more...] about Sand Dipper Beach Scoop | The Best Beachcombing Tool For 2020!
Best Jewelers Loupe For Gems and Minerals (Reviews Of The Best Geology Hand Lens)A Look At The Best Jewelers LoupeAn essential piece to any rock or mineral enthusiast of all skill and interest levels, is the jewelers loupe, or geologists' hand lens. Pronounced “loop”, the jeweler's loupe is a small magnification device consisting of one or more lens and is designed to fit … [Read more...] about The Best Jewelers Loupe (5 Lens Reviews + Guide)
Geology Gifts For Rock Collectors And Mineral Lovers: The Ultimate GuideRock, Mineral and Geology GiftsWe all have at least one loved one that's a rockhound, am I right? But even if you don't have a rockhound in the family, we definitely know someone that is really into rocks and mineral collecting. Or maybe their into fossil digging or arrowhead collecting. … [Read more...] about 9 Of The BEST Gift Ideas For Rock Collectors And Geologists (For 2019)