Diamonds are rare on Earth. Elsewhere, they fall from the sky

Published: 24/08/2017
Diamonds are rare on Earth. Elsewhere, they fall from the sky
Source: WWW.ECONOMIST.COM

In the sky, with diamonds IN THE marketplaces of planet Earth diamonds are both desirable and scarce, and that makes them expensive. Both the demand and the rarity are, however, largely artificial. Diamonds were made desirable in the 20th century mainly by a marketing campaign from De Beers, a big South African producer of the stones. The scarcity was, until recently, a result of the same company—

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