Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Jadeite


Related Topics

  
 Jadeite -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Jadeite is a (Any of a group of crystalline silicate mineral common in igneous and metamorphic rocks) pyroxene mineral with composition NaAlSi
Jadeite is found only in (Rock altered by pressure and heat) metamorphic rocks that form under high pressure and relatively low temperature conditions.
Jadeite is one of the minerals recognized as the gemstone (A semiprecious gemstone that takes a high polish; is usually green but sometimes whitish; consists of jadeite or nephrite) jade.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/j/ja/jadeite.htm   (144 words)

  
 jadeite on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
CHINA JADEITE CULTURE AND JEWELERY EXHIBITION TO BE HELD IN BEIJING
Jagged history of jadeite: The precious stone once inspired the plunder of China - now, the virtual enslavement of Burmese.(Features)(Books)
A new book on Jadeite Jade.(Gem Notes; Jadeite Jade, A Stone and A Culture)(Book Review)
www.encyclopedia.com /html/X/X-jadeite.asp   (236 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.