Sichelchamm in Switzerland
I need to get on fieldwork soon.
Lava Flow at Dawn by Tom Kualii
Igneous geochemistry: Because sometimes one screen of Excel just isn’t enough.
Sample prep for the XRF machine…
Photos as promised from my ecstatic post earlier about making magma :)
Check out the video!!
That’s all very high-tech! When we do it at RHUL, we just stick the powders in an oven for a bit then over a few bunsen burners.
It’s very old-school but it makes you appreciate the heat needed to make ‘lava’.
I NEED TO GET TO THE MOUNTAINS!
The pride of all the rocks I collected in Victoria, especially because I found it on a beach myself. Chunk of rock pitted with red crystals. I don’t know what the minerals are but it’s a beautiful piece of geology.
Garnets! lots of beautiful garnets!