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The Fascinating Science Behind the Sparkle of Diamonds

March 11th, 2010 No comments

Robert M. Hazen is a research scientist at the Carnegie Institution of Washington’s Geophysical Laboratory. He is also the Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences at George Mason University. Under this link is an article that was excerpted with permission from Hazen’s book, The Diamond Makers: A Compelling Drama of Scientific Discovery, published by Cambridge University Press in 1999.

Read a fascinating excerpt about the sparkle of diamonds from Dr. Hazen’s book.

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