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This website, from the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR), gives a description of minerals and the growth of crystals. The site offers various links with examples of different compositions and classifications of common minerals. The site provides three different levels of explanation--beginner, intermediate, and advanced.
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Keywords: atom, carbonate, crystal, element, geology, mineral, minerology, silicate, structure
Record Creator: Metadata instance created August 1, 2008 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Apr 23, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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AIP Format
(University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, 2008), WWW Document, (http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/geology/min_intro.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
What is a Mineral?, (University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, 2008), <http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/geology/min_intro.html>.
APA Format
What is a Mineral?. (2008, January 24). Retrieved November 22, 2014, from University Corporation for Atmospheric Research: http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/geology/min_intro.html
Chicago Format
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research. What is a Mineral?. Boulder: University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, January 24, 2008. http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/geology/min_intro.html (accessed 22 November 2014).
MLA Format
What is a Mineral?. Boulder: University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, 2008. 24 Jan. 2008. 22 Nov. 2014 <http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/geology/min_intro.html>.
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