The Scoop on Diamonds - Heart In Diamond
Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but that is not the only fact about these dazzling gemstones. Here are some things you may not know about diamonds and how they came about:
The ancient Greeks and Romans believed diamonds were created by shed tears from the gods or splinters from falling stars.
Diamonds develop nearly 100 miles below ground and have been brought the surface of the earth by way of deep volcanic eruptions.
The word “diamond” derives from a Greek word (“adamas”) for invincible or indestructible.