|Diamond: The Mineral
Diamond is a gem with unique properties and hundreds of industrial uses!
||Diamonds from Coal?
Diamonds Do Not Form From Coal That is one of the biggest misconceptions in science.
Blood Diamonds are illegally-traded diamonds that are often used to fund conflict.
||US Diamond Mines
US Diamond Mines Will a mine in WY or CO break our gem diamond import dependence?
|Facts About Diamonds
Interesting Facts About Diamonds You are a diamond expert if you know all of these!
Geology Tools - Hammers, field bags, hand lenses, maps, hardness picks, gold pans.
||Kimberlite: A Peridotite
Kimberlite is a variety of peridotite, an igneous rock that can be a host rock of diamond.
||USA Diamond Mine
You Can Be A Diamond Miner! At the Crater of Diamonds Mine you keep what you find.
Herkimer Diamonds are doubly-terminated quartz crystals mined in New York.
Brown Diamonds are growing in popularity and are frequently seen in fashion jewelry.
Diamond Production leaders include: Botswana, Russia, Angola and Canada.
||Diamonds from Space?
Diamonds in Meteorites? Some meteorites contain amazing numbers of tiny diamonds.
Spectacular Diamonds that can fool experience jewelers are now made in labs.
||Huge Diamond Deposit
The Largest Diamond Deposit in the world could be under Popigai Crater in Russia.
Canadian Diamond Mines produce some of the largest and highest quality gems!