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Crystal Growth Movies (title enhanced by cataloger)
This site, maintained by the Department of Geology and Geophysics at the University of Wyoming, contains four QuickTime videos of actual crystal growth. To access the videos, scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on any of the downloads that are available. These videos enhance understanding of the processes involved in crystallization.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Video
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Mineralogy or petrology
Technical requirements:
QuickTime plug-in
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2004 University of Wyoming
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-772
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Dr Paul Heller
University of Wyoming