Want to learn more about cool minerals and rocks? Or find out what's hidden in the Rockies? Watch my Minerals Live! webcasts at the links below. In each show, Amy Hoover, Steve Behling, Richard Jackson, and Graham Sutton and I team up to bring you insights about Colorado geology. Plus, we poke some fun!
Turquoise: Its harder than quartz!
Italian Mountain Lazurite: The only place in N. America where lapis occurs
Fulgurites: Zoinks! Fossil lightning
Rhodochrosite: Our State Mineral
Molybdenum: Your iPhone's secret ingredient
Amazonite: Why lead isn't bad for minerals!
Aquamarine: Our state gemstone
Silver: A story of boom and bust
Yule Marble: Colorado's hardest export
Gold: Why our state capitol's covered in it
Diamonds: From hoax to discovery of the century
Behind the Collections: What's happening at the DMNS
Got an idea for a show? Email your suggestion and we'll try to work it into the lineup.