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A gemstone or gem is a piece of mineral crystal, which, in cut and polished form, is used to make jewelry or other adornments. However, certain rocks (such as ...

What are Gemstones? - Eternal Tools


Jun 6, 2013 ... ... answers your question, what are gemstones? Plus an insight into buying gemstones, the value of gemstones and how gemstones are formed.

What is a Gem? - International Gem Society


Emerald, ruby, opal, gems and jewels. These words have been in our vocabulary for thousands of years. However, defining what a gemstone is has proven to be ...

What are gemstones? - Australian Museum


Mar 19, 2012 ... When we speak of gemstones, we usually mean minerals that have been cut and polished. However, over the ages, humans have used a great ...

1-6 What are Gemstones? | Smrt English


Do you know what a gemstone is? Gemstones have many different names. Sometimes, people call them gems. Sometimes, people call them jewels. Sometimes ...

What are Gemstones? | Colorado Geological Survey


A gemstone is any rock or mineral that could be used for ornamentation or jewelry. Most often, minerals are cut and polished to bring out the natural beauty of ...

10 Gemstones Much Rarer Than Diamond - io9 - Gizmodo


Apr 16, 2012 ... Many people know that diamond is actually pretty common when it comes to gemstones (you can find millions of them in your typical candle ...

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Dec 30, 2012 ... Crystal Healing Video Series - Part 10 by http://www.crystalage.com In this video I cover and define gemstones. A gemstone is any rock or ...
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Jul 7, 2015 ... http://www.cartoonnetwork.com/video/steven-universe/what-are-gems-short- episode.html Credit to the SU crew for making this, I had nothing to ...

Gemstones - Creetown Gem Rock Museum


There are over two hundred recognised gemstones. Most are minerals and are cut from naturally occurring crystals. To qualify as a gem, the specimen should be  ...

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Gemstones: Facts, photos, information for 100+ gems - Geology.com


Detailed information and photos for over 100 gemstone varieties from around the world!

Minerals, Rocks and Gems - GemSelect


Dec 21, 2007 ... What is the difference between a mineral, a rock and a gemstone? You'll find some answers here.

Birthstones Guide by Month | Learn gemstone colors for birthdays


Birthstones are gemstones that accompany a birth month, each having a unique meaning and historical significance. The popularity of birthstones dates back to ...