Geodes are one of nature's finest gifts to us. Officially a geode is defined as a rounded stone with a hollow center that is lined with crystals. The word geode comes from the Greek 'geodes' meaning earthy or earth-like. So how do these crystals form? First keep in mind that this process may take thousands of years.. or longer. Basically water gets inside a hollow rock and becomes trapped inside. As the water moves through the center, it leaves tiny crystals behind. They cling to the sides of the center. Eventually these tiny crystals become tightly packed and form the gorgeous … Continue Reading
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