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Calcite

This is calcite, the same mineral that makes the clam shells that you find on the beach!

Perfect crystals of calcite allow you to do a special magic trick!

Last modified April 15, 2003 by Lisa Gardiner.

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TES XXVI, 3 fall 2010 The Fall 2010 issue of The Earth Scientist, focuses on rocks and minerals, including articles on minerals and mining, the use of minerals in society, and rare earth minerals, and includes 3 posters!

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