Sky watchers around the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, witnessed something amazing: A complex network of luminous arcs and rings surrounded the afternoon sun. “I’ve never seen anything quite like it,” says eyewitness Bill Cooke, head of NASA’s Meteoroid Environment Office. Solar physicist David Hathaway snapped this picture of the display.
How awesome is this piece!
Some seriously yummy eye candy here.
Deep dark green shiny dioptase crystals nestled in among some seriously well formed shattuckite with chrysocolla edges - too yummy!
A wonderful specimen of Dioptase, Shattukite and Chrysocola. We covered the mineralogy of these before at …
Posted by BecStar* on September 3, 2014 at 12:00pm