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Granite: Identification, Characteristics, Pictures & More

Granite is one of the most commonly found rocks in many areas of the world. Because of its innate strength, beauty, and variety, it is also one of the most popular rocks for amateur collectors and for decorative use in building. Many similar rock types are often described as ‘granite’ but there is actually a …

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How to Identify Your Rocks: Full Guide With Helpful Tools

One of the most common frustrations we have as rock collectors is identifying the cool rocks we find. It’s fun to discover a cool-looking rock and add it to your collection, but it can often be difficult to know exactly what it is you’ve found. I have found that there aren’t a lot of great …

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