hematite hematite  /ˈhɛ mə ˌtaɪt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the principal form of iron ore; consists of ferric oxide in crystalline form; occurs in a red earthy form

Usage(s):

  1. Opportunity discovered deposits of BB-sized pellets which NASA nicknamed blueberries that are rich in hematite, a mineral that forms only in watery environments.
  2. Jewelry handmade by Native Americans: featured gems are turquoise, hematite, jasper, malachite and adventurine.
  3. Steep Rock is a range of superhard hematite ore, the best on the continent.

News

  • Lascivious’ latest erotically-charged adventure

    Posted in Fashion / Fashion advertising / Fashion blog / Fashion pictures / Lingerie & underwear There’s plenty new at Lascivious . There’s the first ever men’s piece (briefs with a cheeky and none-too-subtle ‘Blow Me’ print inside the waist band); a collaboration with hosiery geniuses Bebaroque (resulting in embellished jet hematite crystal hold-ups); a jewellery collaboration with designer ...
    on July 30, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

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Quotes

  • "We have a perfectly functioning Moessbauer spectrometer, and given that we are now perched atop the hematite capital of the Solar System, that's a good thing," Squyres said.
    on Jan 27, 2004 By: Steve Squyres Source: Science Daily (press release)

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