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Minerals Newspaper - Issue 4

Last Updated: 4th Dec 2018

By Jolyon & Katya Ralph

Minerals Newspaper - Issue 4

The fourth issue of MINERALS, the newspaper for collectors, is now available. This newspaper edited by Tomasz Praskier is published twice a year, and given out free of charge at all major mineral shows. The fourth issue has articles on a new Topaz pocket from Sakangyi, Burma, new sperrylites from Canada and an interview with Wendell Wilson, chief editor of the Mineralogical Record.

It is available as a free download from The download link is at the bottom of this page.

You can pick up a printed copy for free at the St Marie-aux-Mines Show.

If you will not be attending the show, and would like to receive a printed copy (for only the cost of postage), please e-mail to:

Minerals Newspaper - Issue 4

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thanks for a great magazine, I totally love it.


Herman Du Plessis
15th Jun 2012 5:39pm
Very interesting magazine.


Martins da Pedra

António Manuel Ináçio Martins
16th Jun 2012 5:05pm
WOW. Nice selection. Captivating. Put me to daydream on occasion. Thanks, I needed something good to read today. I'm watching "THE BLUE PLANET : SEAS OF LIFE" on my TV, and combined with this read, I get entranced into the delicacy of Life. On a planet with no life, most minerals we know would still exist. From the elements we know we can see what we're made of. Yet, who knows how the how to create life how one pleases. Imagine a life form and build it.
Mother Nature is awesome. Riddles of my mind...

Thanks, sorry for the rambling again...

Sam Cordero, Jr.
20th Jun 2012 12:04am
Thanks for the download!

Jim Sullivan
28th Jun 2012 2:37pm

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