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Osmium (Os)—the densest naturally occurring element (22.59 g/cm3). One cubic foot of the stuff would weigh just over 1400 lbs, or about as much as a small car!

Osmium is both the ldensest and the rarest element that you can dig out of the Earth. It’s so hard that it’s used (as an alloy) in places with constant pressure and wear, like the tips of fountain.

In the year 2000, a 2,211 lbs. meteorite was discovered near Fukang, a city located in the NW region of Xinjiang, China. Named the ‘Fukang meteorite‘, it was identified as a pallasite, a type of stony–iron meteorite, with striking olivine crystals throughout.

A lbs. meteorite was discovered in 2000 near Fukang city in Xinjiang, China. Named the Fukang meteorite, it was a pallasite, a type of stony–iron meteorite, with striking olivine crystals throughout.

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Some of the most beautiful minerals and stones

I need bismuth. And several geodes, lots of druzzy and a bunch of other miraculous stuff! ~ Some of the most beautiful minerals and stones.I have a small specimen of bismuth.

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