Expominer and Colecciona turn Barcelona into a collector's heaven
A big thank you to everyone for the success of this edition. We'll be back in 2014!
Through games and workshops, the little ones could discover how minerals are used and the importance of geology in everyday life. It showed that minerals are needed to make mobile phones and computers. They can even be found in the school's first aid kit.
Crystals were made and the basic concepts behind the functioning of craters were addressed. The seismic activity that took place in recent months on the coast of Castellón and Tarragona and its relation to the Castor gas storage facility was explained in an educational way.
1st Geological Photography Contest
The level of participation was astounding: about 80 fans submitted portraits of fossils, minerals or geological formations and landscapes. See the winners: