We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Diamond Discovery Proves Earth’s Oceanic Crust Gets Recycled

News   Mar 13, 2018 | Original Story by Jennifer-Anne Pascoe for the university of Alberta.

 
Diamond Discovery Proves Earth’s Oceanic Crust Gets Recycled

The diamond discovered in a mine in South Africa contained perovskite, which meant it originated more than 700 km beneath Earth's surface. Credit: Petra Diamonds.

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Microbubbles Help Fight Against Dangerous Biofilms

News

Researchers have developed a system that harnesses the power of bubbles to propel tiny particles through the surfaces of tough bacterial biofilms and deliver an antiseptic deathblow to the microbes living inside.

READ MORE

Long Awaited Advances in Understanding Conversion of CO2 to Electrofuels

News

Using surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy, researchers observe how CO2 is activated at the electrode-electrolyte interface, shifting catalyst design from trial-and-error paradigm to a rational approach.

READ MORE

Engineered E. coli Adds Value in Chemical Production

News

An E. coli strain has been engineered that converts formic acid and CO2 to pyruvate and produces cellular energy from formic acid, providing a new platform for producing value-added chemicals from one-carbon sources.

READ MORE

 

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE