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Article: Scientists recreate diamond rain that falls on Neptune and Ur

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    Very interesting article Nesta, thanks for this!
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    Thanks Nesta, a great and informative article! (although apparently I'm so childish at this early time in the morning that I chuckled every time Uranus was mentioned)
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    Enjoyable article Nesta! Big Grin
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    Interesting article, thank you! Using lasers to make diamonds out of polystyrene, who would have thought?
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