Jump to content

quartz - Word of the Day - Mon Oct 23, 2023




quartz - (noun) - a crystalline mineral, a form of silica, usually colorless and transparent



Quartz makes up about 12% of the Earth's land surface and about 20% of the Earth's crust.


  • Like 8
  • Wow 1


Recommended Comments

Counting on a sometimes-brisk tourist trade, jewelry stores in Hot Springs, Arkansas, offer many items of quartz crystals cut to resemble diamonds. Rings with stones mimicking diamonds worth thousands of dollars can be had for a few hundred dollars.

  • Like 4
Link to comment

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Create New...

Important Information

Our Privacy Policy can be found here: Privacy Policy. We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue..