Fools Gold, Healer’s Gold: Iron Pyrite

The name Pyrite comes from the Greek word "pyr" meaning "fire," and was named such because striking it with steel can even cause the sulfur in it to spark!. In early times, this sparkling ability gave man one way of creating fire; in later times, this ability made it popular for use in early firearms … Continue reading Fools Gold, Healer’s Gold: Iron Pyrite