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How minerals and rocks reflect rainbows, glow in the dark, and otherwise blow your mind
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Indigo, vermillion, and other ancient colors that have decorated the world for millennia
And now, a ship that can mine 39,000 tons of ore from a mile under water
Why so many diamonds are making science headlines this week
Is the Anthropocene really a thing? Minerals we’ve helped create rekindle the debate.
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Unique Mineral Discovered In Australia