DON KOMARECHKA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DON KOMARECHKA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
This crystal began as a column-type crystal and grew plates out of the ends that competed for water vapour. The competition resulted in asymmetric growth on two separate levels. This crystal measures 1.7mm at the longest points, and the image is 50x magnification when printed at 10cm.
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