A mineral is a solid, crystalline structure that naturally forms from ore deposits and cannot be broken down into different substances.
9 - 12+
Anthropology, Archaeology, Earth Science, Geology
Muscovite, one of the most common forms of Mica mineral. This particular mineral was found in Finland.
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March 1, 2023
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