[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Mary Beckman
mary.beckman@pnnl.gov
509-375-3688
DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Calcite Crystals Forming

Loading video...

Caption: Diamond-shaped crystals of calcite form directly from solution. A round particle that could be either amorphous calcium carbonate or vaterite forms nearby.

Credit: Nielsen et al. 2014/Science

Usage Restrictions: Credit Nielsen et al. 2014/Science

Related news release: Birth of a mineral


[ Back to EurekAlert! ]