A Newborn Kitten Named Tesla

A Newborn Kitten Named Tesla

I have a story to tell. About a week ago, say around October the 8th, a tiny star with a very loud mewl was born. This little star almost fizzled out. We honestly don’t know what happened and can only guess. My landlady has family in our neighborhood–they...
New Unlimited Edition of Let’s Get Stoned!

New Unlimited Edition of Let’s Get Stoned!

Let’s Get Stoned! is a free ebook of 18 minerals in my gem and mineral collection that I give out freely, but today I want to talk about the unlimited version of this ebook. As my gem and mineral collection grows, so will this ebook.   Working on a new...
What Is Specular Hematite?

What Is Specular Hematite?

While in Atlanta, I came across a stone that looked like the night sky. At first, I thought it was a type of Goldstone, but upon picking it up it felt a lot heavier than the manmade gem that also sparkles like the night sky. Specular Hematite is a type of hematite...
Tesla Rocks: Chalcanthite

Tesla Rocks: Chalcanthite

I love Tesla just as much as I love crystals and minerals and gems. So I bring them together in my Tesla Rocks series where I compare a Tesla car to a mineral. If this @Tesla Roadster were a mineral it would be Chalcanthite, a hydrated water-soluble copper sulfate....