Tuesday, August 30, 2011

the ultimate space crystal: Diamond Planet

This week it was announced that a diamond planet has been discovered in our very own galaxy. The planet, believed to be the remnants of a star, is comprised mainly of very dense carbon. It's basically the perfect conditions for diamond formation, and astronomers believe that planet is mostly crystalline. Read more at Reuters.com.

I hope one day humans get to travel to and explore the diamond planet. Until then, I'm going to be inspired and draw pictures. I kind of want to write a story about it now.


  1. you should definitely do a diamond planet short story

  2. somebody put that planet in a setting and stick it on muh fingah!

  3. you know i'd wear that baby as jewelry.