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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mineral

A mineral is a naturally occurring chemical compound, usually of crystalline form and abiogenic in origin. A mineral has one specific chemical composition, whereas a rock can be an ...

www.bgs.ac.uk/mineralsuk/mineralsYou/whereDo.html

Minerals can be found throughout the world in the earth's crust but usually in such ... Mineral deposits come in many shapes and sizes depending on where and ...

www.brighthub.com/environment/science-environmental/articles/127592.aspx

Aug 20, 2012 ... Minerals are all around us, but we often give no thought to how they're formed, mined and used. Sure, you may think you know about minerals ...

healthawarenessfoundation.com/2015/11/09/where-do-vitamins-minerals-come-from-2

Nov 13, 2015 ... MINERALS are found in plants. Plants get their minerals from the soil — soil gets minerals from water washing over rocks. For vitamins to do ...

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Minerals come from the Earth's crust, and they are found in various places throughout the world. Geological processes, such as metamorphic, sedimentary and ...

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The whole earth is made of rocks & minerals. Inside the earth there is ... We can tell different minerals apart by what crystal shape they are. Sometimes minerals ...

en.wikibooks.org/wiki/High_School_Earth_Science/Formation_of_Minerals

Minerals are all around you. They are used to make your house, your computer, even the buttons on your jeans. But, where do minerals come from? There are ...

www.minerals.net/resource/Finding_Minerals.aspx

Mines are locations where industrially important rocks, minerals, and ores, as well as precious metals and gemstones are extracted from the earth. Mines can ...

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Minerals are inorganic substances, meaning that they do not come from an animal or a plant.Mineralogy is the science of minerals. Mineralogists, or people who ...