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Tiny, One-of-a-Kind Diamond Is Trapped ... Inside Another Diamond

It was a gem of a find. A diamond that was recently extracted from a mine in Yakutia, Russia, had a surprise lurking inside: a tiny, second diamond. The outer diamond measured about 0.2 inches (4.8 millimeters) long, while the wee stowaway spanned about ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Ultra-rare diamond with SECOND gem inside found in Siberia – and it could be world's first

The outer stone weighs 0.62 carats, while the inner gem weighs 0.02 carats. "As far as we know, there has been no such diamond in the history of global diamond mining," said Oleg Kovalchuk, of Alrosa. "This is really a unique creation of nature, especially ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Essential's upcoming 'Project Gem' smartphone has a very unusual design

A couple of years ago, the company Essential launched its first and only smartphone called the Essential Phone. The smartphone got in the news primarily for its tiny notch design, which was new for the time. Two years later, the company has teased another ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Essential teases Project GEM smartphone: Strange form factor with brilliant colors

Essential didn't provide any details or specifications on this Project GEM device, but posted two images on Twitter. Four brilliant colors are shown with a camera centered near the top of the back and what may be a center fingerprint sensor. The form factor ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Everything We Know About the Weirdly Skinny 'Project Gem' Smartphone

Early details are finally out for the upcoming “Project Gem” smartphone. That's the latest creation from Essential, the company founded by ex-Google exec, Andy Rubin. The phone itself looks unlike anything that has come before it, confirming long-running ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Sacramento Gem Faire

Gem Faire, West Coast's Premier Jewelry & Bead Show, returns to Sacramento August 10-12, 2018 at Scottish Rite Center, located at 6151 H St., in Sacramento. Hours are Fri. 12pm-6pm, Sat. 10am-6pm, and Sun. 10am-5pm. Admission is $7, valid for the ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Jewelry and bead show coming to Anderson

Gem Faire, a jewelry and bead show, is set for July 27-29 at Shasta District Fairground, 1890 Briggs St. in Anderson. Hours of the show will be noon to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. and admission is $5 ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2018