Rocks, minerals, and gems aren't just for science class. Alone or in collections, they can be used to decorate your house or your self. Here are some ideas that can bring that childlike fascination with science back into your life; for more inspiration, look through this "True Gem" treasury list on Etsy.
(above) Mineral specimen print by Daylight Dreams ($55).
Geolith necklaces by Laurel Hill ($40).
Vintage-inspired science poster by Vol25 ($50).
Quartz crystal photograph by seabelly ($10).
Set of four Brazilian agate coasters by Studio Craft Furniture ($46).
Aqua/teal geode bookends by Natural Art World ($59).
Antique mineral collection on sale from Grandpa's Market ($689).
Minerals tee by nonfictiontees ($20).