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Scientists found diamonds at the bottom of the ocean-Fogfires

As precious and as sought after as diamonds, we know relatively little about the complex process in which to create these gems of nature. This is mainly because they are generally pushed to the surface – where we can reach them – by volcanic eruptions after deep underground formation. But scientists have now discovered an important element of the most natural diamond formation: sedimentation from the ocean floor. “One theory was that the salts trapped inside the diamonds came from seawater, but could not be tested,” said lead author and…

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