Links to Find More Information on Rocks and Minerals:
This is a wonderful site for teachers and students.
Teachers can get free teaching aids to use on their classrooms! The Mineral Information
Excellent listing with characteristics and photos of minerals. Good source to use in identifing rocks for your collection:
Great detailed information on volcaneos:
Smithsonian Gem and Mineral Display:
Introduction to Historical Geology,
Document created by: Pamela J. W. Gore, DeKalb College, Clarkston, GA: http://www.dc.peachnet.edu/~pgore/geology/geo102/introa.htm
You can ask a real geologist about any questions you have on the subject.
U.S. Geological Survey
Geology and Geologic Time:
Learn about the Austrailian Gold Rush:
Go back to the Mining Tunnels!