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Global Geoparks

Download Article (PDF) October 2016 Issue Table of Contents Thematic Articles Editorial From the Editors Meet the Authors 2016 Goldschmidt Meeting Report CosmoElements Toolkit Parting Shots People in the News My fans may have noticed that Parting Shots has been missing from the last couple of issues. I asked Jodi Rosso, for a break so…

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In the Zone

The New Year of 2016 opened with a great flurry of activity on the Mineralogical Society of America’s on-line discussion board ‘MSA-talk’ about the teaching of crystallography. More members rushed to their keyboards to contribute on this topic than on any I can remember. I confess I didn’t read all the contributions, but I think a reasonable one-line summary would be ‘find a method that works for you and stick to it’.

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Adventure, M’boy, Adventure!

Download Article (PDF) December 2015 Issue Table of Contents Thematic Articles Editorial From the Editors Perspective Meet the Authors Book Review Parting Shots People In The News Society News Reputedly, when the great British geologist Sir Edward Bailey (1881–1965) was about to retire, his assistant asked him, ‘What will you do now, sir?’ Bailey replied…

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