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Diamonds & Diamond Mining Videos

Diamonds & Diamond Mining Videos

How Diamonds are Formed

Clip from National Geographic regarding the formation of diamonds.

Diamond Cutting

This program examines the oldest, hardest natural substance in the world ­- diamonds -- from their beginnings in the core of the earth, through mining and acquisition, to the history of the most famous of these extraordinary gems. Actress Stockard Channing narrates the program.

Argyle Diamonds

Argyle currently operates an open pit mine to recover diamonds from the AK1 lamproite pipe. In addition, alluvial mining has been an important part of Argyle's history.