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Goethite was found by and named after the German polymath Johann Wolfgang von Goethe in 1806. This rock also has many uses as pigments like clay, crystals, and many many more. This can be found in the forms of concretions, stalactitic formations, oolites, reniform, or botryoidal accumulations.