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Feb 18, 2016 03:46 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Earth is home to 2,550 exotic minerals, some so scarce the world supply would fit inside a sugar cube. → Continue reading →
Jan 11, 2016 05:48 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The diamonds contain chemical information about what goes on deep inside the Earth. →
Nov 19, 2015 08:48 AM ET // AFP
The gem is second in size only to the Cullinan diamond unearthed in South Africa in 1905.
Jun 30, 2015 07:58 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A state park allows anyone to search for diamonds, and sometimes diggers make a pricey find. Continue reading →
Jun 1, 2015 04:39 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
If you're prospecting for diamonds in Liberia, keep an eye out for the Pamaya. Continue reading →
Dec 17, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Here's the perfect Christmas gift for the person who has everything: A red and green rock, ornament-sized, stuffed with 30,000 teeny-tiny diamonds.
Nov 6, 2014 05:40 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Prehistoric animal tracks in Angola show that a raccoon-size animal, crocodile and dinosaur all drank at the same shallow lake 118 million years ago.
Mar 12, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Tim Wall
A Brazilian diamond offers clues about large amounts of water beneath the Earth. Continue reading →
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