Ulexite Photos               
Cochise College               
Photos of Minerals
Geology Home Page

Roger Weller, geology instructor

wellerr@cochise.edu    copyright 2010-R.Weller
 

ulexite-2
When polished perpendicular to the direction of the crystal fibers, ulexite
becomes an example of natural fiber optics.  This variety is often referred to as
TV ulexite.

 


ulexite                                                                                                                                          tv1
Photo is copyright free only for non-commercial educational uses.
Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.