Scientists Unearthed A Never-Before-Seen Mineral Inside Of A Diamond

Professor Graham Pearson Knew Where To Go

It began with a journey to South Africa. Graham Pearson, a professor of the University of Alberta’s Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences and the Canada Excellence Research Chair Laureate, lead the expedition.

Graham Pearson talks about studying ice cores in a University of Alberta video.
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UAlbertaScience/YouTube

The team explored Cullinan Premier Mine in the Gauteng Province. There is a reason they chose that mine, specifically.