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If I was at home in MN right now I'd definitely post some pics, pops is a geologist and has an insane rock collection.
He used to bring me around this rock shop his buddy owned when I was little, they would just shoot the shit about rocks and I would get a tour of all the cool rocks in the dudes collection.
Literally half the decorations in our house are rocks though, we have part of a fossilized mammoth jawbone in our living room, a bunch of polished fossils, lava, and geode's all over the place, and then he has some insane pieces of amber with prehistoric insects frozen in them.
If I can remember when I go home for summer break I'll post some photos in here, pops likes to show off his rock collection any chance he can get.
I'm more of a bone collector but I have a few rocks!
If you look at the top, there's a fossil of something in this rock. Couldn't tell you what of:
This one I just liked the speckle pattern 😂:
And finally this one. I strongly suspect this is a First Nations artifact, possibly made of chert although it is not smooth. I'm sharing this one in particular because it was given to me by a friend who didn't realize that taking artifacts away from what could potentially be a sacred site to First Nations is not a good idea from a professional or ethical standpoint. I've worked on projects alongside First Nation archeologists, so I got a different perspective from that on artifacts/sacred sites and their importance to First Nations and their history. It can't be returned to where it was found (nor should it be randomly moved), so I keep it as an education point now. I know this isn't a serious website most of the time, but I hope this part can be considered as food for thought anyway.