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2015-01-15 23:10:34

Fairfax Marble and United granite are proud to announce the launch of a new website. Chantilly, VA (PRWEB) January 15, 2015 Fairfax Marble and United

2014-07-15 23:01:44

House of Stone recently completed work of several high-end projects, including the installation of the countertops of the South-End addition of Lambeau Field. Milwaukee,

2014-01-30 23:30:28

The Life, Earth & Health Sciences Magazine EurekaMag.com has published 47,389 new articles on geochemical interpretation.

2013-11-08 23:04:34

The Granite House, an extended care program for men located in New Hampshire, welcomes a former resident as he joins the executive offices. Derry, NH (PRWEB)

Eruptions Not Always Imminent From Slow Magma
2013-08-20 04:41:19

A new modeling study from the University of Washington reveals reservoirs of silica-rich magma of the sort that causes the most explosive volcanic eruptions can persist for hundreds of thousands of years in the Earth’s upper crust without triggering an eruption.

2013-08-04 23:01:17

“US Countertops Industry to 2017” is the new market research report added to the online library of ReportsnReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 04,

2013-05-24 23:26:54

Growth continues as The Granite House, an extended care program for men located in New Hampshire, adds two additional talents to the Admissions and Community Outreach teams. Derry,

2013-02-21 23:00:03

Cumar Marble and Granite joins interior design bloggers, new media innovators, and interior design industry leaders for the 2013 Design Bloggers Conference on March 3-5, 2013 at the Hilton Los


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2005-05-25 18:45:14

Rhyolite is an igneous, volcanic (extrusive) rock, of felsic composition, with aphanitic to porphyritic texture. Mineral assembly is usually quartz, alkali feldspar and plagioclase (in a ratio > 1:2). Biotite and pyroxene are common accessory minerals. Rhyolite can be considered as the extrusive equivalent to the plutonic granite rock. Due to their high content of silica, rhyolite form highly viscous lavas. They can also occur as breccias or in volcanic necks and dikes. Like obsidian,...

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Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.