Blogs

  • Visit to the Natural History Museum, London

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Wed, 20 Jul 2016, Subject: Visit to the Natural History Museum, London
  • Sainte-Marie-Aux-Mines 2016 - Day 1

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Fri, 01 Jul 2016, Subject: Sainte-Marie-Aux-Mines 2016 - Day 1
  • Sainte-Marie-Aux-Mines 2016 - Day 2

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Fri, 01 Jul 2016, Subject: Sainte-Marie-Aux-Mines 2016 - Day 2
  • Hong Kong mineral show - live report

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 23 Jun 2016, Subject: Hong Kong mineral show - live report
  • Santa Ana - West Coast Gem & Mineral Show

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Fri, 13 May 2016, Subject: Santa Ana - West Coast Gem & Mineral Show
  • Sinkankas Symposium 2016 - Roger Merk tribute - Live Report

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sat, 09 Apr 2016, Subject: Sinkankas Symposium 2016 - Roger Merk tribute - Live Report
  • The Nautilus Show, Ghent, Belgium - Live Report

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sun, 20 Mar 2016, Subject: The Nautilus Show, Ghent, Belgium - Live Report
  • Tucson 2016 - Live reports Saturday evening event

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sun, 14 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Live reports Saturday evening event
  • Tucson 2016 - Live report final day TGMS show

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sun, 14 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Live report final day TGMS show
  • Tucson 2016 - Live report TGMS day 2

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Fri, 12 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Live report TGMS day 2
  • Tucson 2016 - Live report TGMS show day 1

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 11 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Live report TGMS show day 1
  • Tucson 2016 - Cameras and mineral photography day

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Wed, 10 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Cameras and mineral photography day
  • Tucson 2016 - Live reports day 4

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Live reports day 4
  • Tucson 2016 - Live report day 3

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Mon, 08 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Live report day 3
  • Tucson 2016 - Live Report from U of A event

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sat, 06 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Live Report from U of A event
  • Tucson 2016 - Live reports day 3

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sat, 06 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Live reports day 3
  • Tucson 2016 - Live reports day 2

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - Live reports day 2
  • Tucson 2016 - first live report

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 04 Feb 2016, Subject: Tucson 2016 - first live report
  • Mindat presentation in Hawaii

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Tue, 29 Dec 2015, Subject: Mindat presentation in Hawaii
  • Mindat/SMLS Mineral Weekend 2015

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Mon, 23 Nov 2015, Subject: Mindat/SMLS Mineral Weekend 2015
  • Munich Show 2015 - Preview

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 29 Oct 2015, Subject: Munich Show 2015 - Preview
  • Denver Gem and Mineral Show, September 18-20

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Tue, 29 Sep 2015, Subject: Denver Gem and Mineral Show, September 18-20
  • Three New Minerals - for three Mindat.org Managers

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 17 Sep 2015, Subject: Three New Minerals - for three Mindat.org Managers
  • The Ste Marie-aux-Mines Mineral Show 2015

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015, Subject: The Ste Marie-aux-Mines Mineral Show 2015
  • 360 degree Spin Mineral Photography

    Published 03/08/2016 | from Mindat News
    Published: Mon, 18 May 2015, Subject: 360 degree Spin Mineral Photography
  • Tucson 2014 - The TGMS show

    Published 10/04/2014 | from Mindat News
  • The NY-NJ Mineral and Gem Show - Coming Soon

    Published 10/04/2014 | from Mindat News
  • Tucson 2014 - "The Pueblo Gem and Mineral Show"

    Published 23/02/2014 | from Mindat News
     Tucson 2014 - "The Pueblo Gem and Mineral Show" No, the Pueblo Show isn't just about big quartz spheres! For the last few years the Fine Mineral pavilion has been hosting real mineral...
  • Tucson 2014 - Arizona Mineral and Fossil Show ("Inn Suites Show")

    Published 23/02/2014 | from Mindat News
     Tucson 2014 - Arizona Mineral and Fossil Show ("Inn Suites Show") Another year, and here we are, back in Tucson. And our first stop is the show that everyone still refers to as the "Inn...
  • Mindat Tucson Show Special 2014

    Published 21/02/2014 | from Mindat News
     Mindat.org Tucson Show Special Magazine We are very proud to announce the first Mindat.org Show Special magazine, for Tucson 2014, is now available for free download.It is...
  • Tucson 2014 - 3rd Update

    Published 21/02/2014 | from Mindat News
     Tucson 2014 - Third Update Tucson remains as busy as always, and with so much going on and so little time to report it, I've decided to put everything left in the run-up to the TGMS show...
  • The Munich Mineral Show 2013

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Wed, 30 Oct 2013, Subject: The Munich Mineral Show 2013?The Munich Mineral Show (Mineralientage München) 2013 Show Entrance The Munich Mineral Show is the largest...
  • SMLS - Haywards Heath Mineral Show 2011

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sat, 19 Nov 2011, Subject: SMLS - Haywards Heath Mineral Show 2011 Haywards Heath Mineral Show 2011 A quick photo report of last weekend's mineral show at Haywards Heath...
  • Defending the freedom to collect minerals.

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Tue, 20 Dec 2011, Subject: Defending the freedom to collect minerals. DEFENDING THE FREEDOM TO COLLECT MINERALS By Dr Stephen Moreton December 2011 “History does not long entrust the...
  • Tucson 2012 - Report

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 09 Feb 2012, Subject: Tucson 2012 - Report Tucson 2012 - Report I'm back in Tucson again for another year, and finally have time to write a report. John White was...
  • Minerals Newspaper - Issue 4

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Tue, 12 Jun 2012, Subject: Minerals Newspaper - Issue 4 Minerals Newspaper - Issue 4 The fourth issue of MINERALS, the newspaper for collectors, is now available. This...
  • Ste Marie Aux Mines 2012

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Tue, 17 Jul 2012, Subject: Ste Marie Aux Mines 2012 As many of you know, the Ste Marie Aux Mines mineral show has been a popular mineral show in France for a number of years. It started...
  • An exceptional fluorite specimen

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 26 Jul 2012, Subject: An exceptional fluorite specimen An exceptional British fluorite specimen - UPDATED. A world-class specimen of fluorite was unearthed last week from...
  • Minerals Newspaper - Issue 5

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2012, Subject: Minerals Newspaper - Issue 5 Minerals Newspaper - Issue 5 The fifth issue of MINERALS, the newspaper for collectors, is now available. This...
  • The Munich Mineral Show 2012

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Mon, 29 Oct 2012, Subject: The Munich Mineral Show 2012 I returned to the Munich Show for the seventh straight year, although just a two day flying visit this time as we have a lot to...
  • Mindat.org Conference 2012 - Morocco

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Tue, 20 Nov 2012, Subject: Mindat.org Conference 2012 - Morocco The Second International Mindat.org Conference - Morocco, November 2012 After the great success of our First...
  • Tucson 2013 - Don't miss these events

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 24 Jan 2013, Subject: Tucson 2013 - Don't miss these eventsThe Tucson Shows are just about to start - so now is a great time to put some dates in your diaries for some very...
  • Tucson 2013 - The Pueblo Gem and Mineral Show

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Fri, 08 Feb 2013, Subject: Tucson 2013 - The Pueblo Gem and Mineral Show After arriving in Tucson yesterday, our first stop was the Pueblo Gem and Mineral Show at the Riverpark Inn...
  • Tucson 2013 - "Inn Suites" Show

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sat, 09 Feb 2013, Subject: Tucson 2013 - "Inn Suites" Show The Arizona Mineral and Fossil Show, held at the Hotel Tucson City Center is generally known to most collectors as the 'Inn...
  • Tucson 2013 - Crystalline Treasures of China exhibition launch

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sun, 10 Feb 2013, Subject: Tucson 2013 - Crystalline Treasures of China exhibition launch Crysatlline Treasures - The Mineral Heritage of China - Launch Party Every year a new...
  • Tucson 2013 - Westward Look Show

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sat, 23 Feb 2013, Subject: Tucson 2013 - Westward Look Show Tucson 2013 - The Westward Look Show Now that I'm back in the UK I can finish my show reports for the Tucson Shows....
  • Tucson 2013 - The TGMS Show

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Wed, 20 Mar 2013, Subject: Tucson 2013 - The TGMS Show Tucson 2013 - The TGMS Show Finally, a little overdue but better late than never, the TGMS photo report from last...
  • Coming Soon: NY-NJ Show and beyond

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sun, 31 Mar 2013, Subject: Coming Soon: NY-NJ Show and beyond The NY/NJ Show and Mindat.org's Tour of the North East US (or at least part of it) This coming month, Katya and I...
  • NY-NJ Gem and Mineral Show 2013

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sun, 14 Apr 2013, Subject: NY-NJ Gem and Mineral Show 2013 NY/NJ Gem and Mineral Show 2013 Katya and I were happy to be invited to the 2nd NY/NJ Gem and Mineral show held in...
  • Changsha Show - next week

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sun, 05 May 2013, Subject: Changsha Show - next week Coming soon... the Changsha Mineral and Gem ShowBilled to be the biggest mineral event ever in Asia, the organizers of...
  • 1st Changsha Mineral and Gem Show, China 2013

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sat, 25 May 2013, Subject: 1st Changsha Mineral and Gem Show, China 2013 The First CGMS (Changsha Mineral and Gem Show), China 2013 The long-awaited First Changsha Mineral and...
  • Minerals Newspaper - Issue 6

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Thu, 20 Jun 2013, Subject: Minerals Newspaper - Issue 6 Minerals Newspaper - Issue 6 The sixth issue of MINERALS, the newspaper for collectors, is now available. This...
  • Mindat Crystal Days Meeting Lwówek Śląski 2013

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Wed, 17 Jul 2013, Subject: Mindat Crystal Days Meeting Lwówek Śląski 2013 Mindat Crystal Days Meeting Lwówek Śląski 2013 Following on from our most successful 1st...
  • 3rd Dallas Mineral Collecting Symposium

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Mon, 02 Sep 2013, Subject: 3rd Dallas Mineral Collecting Symposium 3rd Dallas Mineral Collecting Symposium, August 2013 Katya and I were delighted to be invited to attend the...
  • The MIM Museum opening, Lebanon

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Wed, 16 Oct 2013, Subject: The MIM Museum opening, Lebanon The MIM Museum - official opening, 12th October 2013 by Peter Lyckberg The MIM Museum, newly opened in Beirut,...
  • Minerals Newspaper - Issue 7

    Published 01/12/2013 | from Mindat News
    Published: Sun, 20 Oct 2013, Subject: Minerals Newspaper - Issue 7 Minerals Newspaper - Issue 7 The seventh issue of MINERALS, the newspaper for collectors, is now available. This...