The Beauty of Petrified Wood

Aug 24 , 2020

The Beauty of Petrified Wood

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Petrified wood is formed when a tree completely transforms to stone as all the organic material gets replaced by minerals. This process is called p...

black color in petrified wood

Aug 24 , 2020

black color in petrified wood

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The black color in petrified wood is derived from the presence of pyrite or organic carbon in the soil mineral. Pyrite sparks when it is struck and...

Brown,yellow, and orange colors

Aug 24 , 2020

Brown,yellow, and orange colors

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Brown,yellow, and orange colors in petrified wood are created when goethite is present in low temperature conditions. The exact shade it imparts is...