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Jem looks at synthetic diamonds

Duration: 04:01

Jem and Dr Mark Newton shine ultraviolet light onto synthetic diamonds, making them glow to reveal their different properties and uses. It seems that these diamonds could one day be everyone's best friend.

Available since: Fri 12 Aug 2011


Jem Stansfield
Mark Newton
Series Producer
Paul King
Series Editor
Dermot Caulfield

This clip is from

Bang Goes the Theory Series 5, Episode 1

1/8 Jem makes his own diamond and then proves they aren't forever.

First broadcast: 15 Aug 2011

Image for Episode 1 Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

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