What is the difference between a mineral, crystal and (gem) stone? Are all crystal stones and when is it a gemstone? We answer these and other questions in this blog.
What is that mysterious golden yellowish glass in the Egyptian desert? The very pure natural glass, also known as 'Libyan glass', has been keeping people busy for years. How did it originate and how long has it been lying in the sand? Get answers to these and many other questions in this blog.
Actually, we should call this list the gift top 10 for the crystal and mineral collector. We give 10 gift tips that can get the real enthusiast excited with. From beautifully crafted gemstones to exclusive crystals with a special story.
The mysterious green gemstone from the Czech Republic contains a lot of secrets but is unfortunately also faked a lot. In this article you will get answers to the questions: Where does moldavite come from? How did it originate? And how can I distinguish real moldavite from fake moldavite?
Crystals come in the most beautiful shapes and colours, but how do they form? And what is the largest crystal ever found? We take a look into the wonderful world of crystallography.