Join Gem Expert and Rockhound, Renata, as she heads west to explore some favorite gemstones found in America like sunstone, fire opal, turquoise, peridot, sapphire, rhodochrosite, and garnet. Learn the role ants play in locating one of these stones!
Fun Facts About Opal
Join Gem Expert and Rockhound, Renata as she reveals the formation of a gemstone that is mostly found “down under”…opal! This sparkling beauty didn’t begin life quite so iridescent.
Join Gem Expert and Rockhound, Renata, as she explains the difference between two oft confused stones: zircon and cubic zirconia. Though similar in name, they are very different.