Geology Is Gorgeous (Acrostic)
Green is the color
Of emeralds, the most popular gemstone in the world.
Diamonds are forever, they say, and the hardest.
Minerals of all varieties
Are found in various locations and
Discovered in mines and from
Earthquakes and volcanos.
Azurite granite is found at the base of K2 mountain.
Garnets are brought up and discarded by ants.
Opals come in all colors.
Rubies are red and the second most popular.
Gold is popular in rings, necklaces and bracelets.
Extraterrestrial gems come from outer space.
Optical microscopy is used for identification.
Utah is the home of Bryce Canyon and other wonders.
Sapphires and flaming sulfur flows are blue.
Water and Wind create sand hills and sculptures.
Orange is the color of some geologic marvels.
Red Rock Canyon is found in Colorado.
Labradorite and Lapis Lazuli are bluish gemstones.
Demantoid Garnet has more fire than a diamond.