[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Natasha Pinol
American Association for the Advancement of Science

Screening the Diamonds

Caption: Raw diamonds are screened for those hosting inclusions. The key to discovering the minute inclusions is meticulous polishing of the diamonds on a jeweler's polishing wheel.

Credit: Image Science/AAAS

Usage Restrictions: May be used only with permission

Related news release: Carbon cycle reaches Earth's lower mantle, Science study reports

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]