Love in Tucson: The ‘Stars Aligned’ for Geologist and Designer at GIA Alumni Party
They met in the queue to get into the GIA Alumni Association Tucson party – and changed the course of their lives forever.
Books: Geology of Gem Deposits, Second Edition
Review of Geology of Gem Deposits, Second Edition, by L.A. Groat.
Summer 1990 Gem News International
A compilation of gem news from around the world, covering topics such as localities, unusual gem materials, market news, new products, discoveries, jewellery manufacturing techniques and industry trends.
Abstracts; Summer 1991
From the Summer 1991 issue of Gems & Gemmology, a summary of important gemmology-related articles published in other journals.
Gem-Bearing Pegmatites: A Review
A survey of the current gemmological knowledge of pegmatites, including the gem varieties aquamarine, tourmaline and topaz.
Pink Topaz from Pakistan
Pakistan has begun to produce fine gem-quality pink topaz.
The Capão Topaz deposit, Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil
This article examines the history of the Ouro Preto district as well as the geology of the area and occurrence of the topaz.
Sri Lanka: The Gem Island
An overview of the many types of gem-quality material, and its inclusions, currently found in Sri Lanka.