The Mineral & Gemstone Kingdom
Complete information guide to rocks, minerals and gemstones.
With FAQs and links to rockhounds worldwide.
A BBC site that includes 'walks with rocks'(virtual) and 'stones at home'
plus animations, links and a time line.
Metamorphic & Sedimentary Rocks ***
Brief descriptions of some of the basics, with images.
A series of short articles on a wide range of rock related subjects in
Brief description of individual rock types plus images.
Become a Rock Detective
Looks like a great starting point for kid's education, but you need to
buy a starter kit.
Information ** (8)
A basic rock identification science project.
for Mineralogists **** (9)
Links for all types of mineralogy and other rock data. One of the most
comprehensive link sites for rock data.
Minerals and Geology
Loads of cool educational links for younger students.
Links site to sources of thin section images worldwide.
Animations ** (12)
Links to sites worldwide.