posted on Oct, 12 2012 @ 03:32 AM
Originally posted by pacifier2012
Originally posted by affeyee
This is something new, I wonder if anyone found this article yet apart from the news portal I read from.
WASHINGTON: Twinkling stars are not the only diamonds in the sky. Scientists reported Thursday the existence of a "diamond planet" twice the size of
Earth and eight times its mass, zooming around a nearby star.
I think as soon as we find a way to get there, they will start mining it..perhaps this is how Star Wars first starts
Not 'made' of diamond .... !!!!!
From the link:
"The surface of this planet is likely covered in graphite and diamond rather than water and granite," Madhusudhan noted"
So yeah, the surface is covered by... diamonds
, which means it must also have them underground, so yeah, it could be considered "made of