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Biggest and best diamonds formed in deep mantle metallic liquid

Steven Shirey

New research from a team including Carnegie’s Steven Shirey, Jianhua Wang, and Emma Bullock explains how the world’s biggest and most valuable diamonds formed—from metallic liquid deep inside Earth’s mantle. The findings are published in Science.

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The Origin of CAPSCam - The Carnegie Astrometric Planet Search Camera

The Origin of CAPSCam - The Carnegie Astrometric Planet Search Camera

How a theorist at DTM ended up leading the effort to build a specialized camera for the du Pont telescope at the Las Campanas Observatory in Chile.

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