The Formation of the Ouachita Mountains. GEOLOGISTS COME from all over the world to see the strange and curious geologic formations of the Ouachita Mountains.The mountain building process, called orogeny or orogenesis, did a wondrous job of creating folds, faults, and overturned layers of rock.
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01. Central States Archaeological Journal ” ARKANSAS” The 50th Anniverary of the Natural State Archaeological Society. Volume 55, October 2008, Number 4.This book covers mound ex-cavations done in the State of Arkansas from the …
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Home » Gemstones » Gemstone Mining in the United States. Gemstone Mining in the United States A wide variety of gemstones are found throughout the United States Author: Hobart M. King, Ph.D., GIA Graduate Gemologist
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Chert ( / ˈ tʃ ɜːr t /) is a fine-grained sedimentary rock composed of microcrystalline or cryptocrystalline silica, the mineral form of silicon dioxide (SiO 2). Depending on its origin, it can contain either microfossils, small macrofossils, or both.