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The mineral pyrite, or iron pyrite, also known as fool's gold, is an iron sulfide with the chemical ... Despite being nicknamed fool's gold, pyrite is sometimes found in association with sma...

Pyrite - Gemstone Education

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Most Pyrite is found as ore in veins or bands of iron in the earth's crust. Just like iron, Pyrite can be found and mined in many regions of the world. However ...

Pyrite: The mineral pyrite information and pictures

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Pyrite has the same chemical formula as the rarer mineral Marcasite, but it crystallizes in ... mineral, and good examples occur in numerous localities throughout the world. ... Utah, large, well shaped pyritohedrons and cubes were once found.

Pyrite: Pyrite mineral information and data. - Mindat.org

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Pyrite Group . Pyrite is a very common mineral, found in a wide variety of geological formations from sedimentary deposits to hydrothermal veins and as a  ...

University of Minnesota's Mineral Pages: Pyrite

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This was particularly true during World War II when more traditional sources of sulfur ... Pyrite is also found along the Canadian border, in massive sulfide vein ...

A Pyrite's Life For Me - Cochise College P

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Pyrite can be found all over the world, but in the United States it is most abundant in Illinois and Missouri. Pictured is a great representation of what you can ...

Pyrite: a natural history of fool's gold | Review | Chemistry World

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Nov 10, 2015 ... Fortunately Pyrite is a more manageable size, but despite Rickard's claims ... I found the way Rickard constantly made an effort to point out the ...

Pyrite - New World Encyclopedia

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Jun 17, 2015 ... Pyrite foolsgold.jpg. A mass of intergrown, striated pyrite crystals ... As noted above, small quantities of gold are sometimes found in pyrite.

Pyrite Uses and Meaning | Crystal Vaults

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Items 1 - 12 of 99 ... An iron sulfide mineral, Pyrite is commonly found around the world in a variety of geological formations, from sedimentary deposits to ...

The Many Faces of Fool's Gold » American Scientist

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Pyrite can be found in soils and sediments throughout the Earth as myriads of ... A guesstimate of the total number of framboids in the world suggests that there ...

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Pyrite Mineral | Uses and Properties - Geology.com

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Pyrite framboid: One of the most interesting forms of pyrite is the "framboid." These tiny spheres of euhedral pyrite crystals are often found in organic muds, coal, ...

pyrite | mineral | Britannica.com

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Pyrite is called fool's gold because its colour may deceive the novice into thinking he has discovered a gold nugget. Nodules of pyrite have been found in ...

The Incredible Pyrite of Navajún, Spain « McDougall Minerals

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Jan 11, 2014 ... Pyrite Crystals from the Victoria Mine, Navajún, La Rioja, Spain – 7.2 x 7.1cm ... perfect pyrite cubes that have become famous around the world. .... although other crystal forms are also found at the Victoria Mine (and at other ...