Would you like to become a diamond? A Swiss... - Wissenschaft und Deutsch (on Hiatus)
Would you like to become a diamond? A Swiss company is making diamonds out of cremated human remains. The process reduces ash to carbon and then applies intense heat and pressure for weeks to create diamond crystals. Once these have cooled off, they’re cut to shape and engraved. ‘Human diamonds’ tend to have a blue colouration due to the amount of boron present in the human body.Read more: http://n.pr/1eRG8Vk via npr
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Would you like to become a diamond? A Swiss company is making diamonds out of cremated human remains. The process reduces ash to carbon and then applies intense heat and pressure for weeks to create diamond crystals. Once these have cooled off, they’re cut to shape and engraved. ‘Human diamonds’ tend to have a blue colouration due to the amount of boron present in the human body.

Read more: http://n.pr/1eRG8Vk via npr

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