Collecting for Kids - Where to Start?

Collecting for Kids - Where to Start?

August 1, 2013


Whether they want to collect minerals and fossils, Kinder Egg toys, shells, books, Lego or Barbie dolls (the list is endless), collecting is a great way for kids to learn something new, get creative and get focused. 

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Edible Gold - A Glamorous Treat or A Frivolous Act?

Edible Gold - A Glamorous Treat or A Frivolous Act?

July 6, 2013

Gold is biologically inert and one of the least reactive chemical elements (that is solid under standard conditions). In other words, you can eat pure gold and it won't do you harm.

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How The Britannia Mine Started - Part 1

How The Britannia Mine Started - Part 1

June 23, 2013

When most people drive by Britannia Beach today they have little sense of how massive the Britannia Mine was.  At the height of production in the late 1920s to early 1930s, it was supplying an impressive 17% of 

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