Stories tagged: gems
Sun., April 2, 2017, 2:21 p.m.
Madagascar forest overwhelmed by thousands seeking sapphires
A sapphire rush has brought tens of thousands of people into the remote rainforests of eastern Madagascar, disfiguring a protected environmental area and prompting calls for military intervention.
Sun., May 3, 2009, 9:07 a.m.
Garnet digs a secret jewel of central Idaho
Where can you dig for treasure, picnic in the forest, and meet royalty—all for $10?