Welcome to The Point Two Gram podcast!
Join us as we explore interesting diamond science, chat to geologists working in diamond exploration and research, chat to mining professionals about new diamond mines.... and many other cool diamond topics
Episode 2. How are diamonds discovered and what does it take to go from diamond exploration to mining? To find out, listen to our chat with George Read, who has worked in the diamond industry for decades and is currently the Senior Technical Advisor at Star Diamond Corp., a mining company working on several projects in Canada.
Episode 1. Wonder if its possible to tell the difference between diamonds from different
countries? To find out, listen to our conversation with Prof Graham Pearson from the University of Alberta. In this episode he explains why natural diamonds are all so similar to each other, the technique that was developed in his lab to measure trace elements in diamonds, and how he got interested in geoscience in the first place. Find out more about Graham's research at www.grahampearson.ca