First Diamond Ring by Shawish

A diamond that makes it to the crown of a ring actually goes all around to form the ring itself, and Shawish has managed to achieve the feat. The impressively most expensive diamond ring ever has be crafted form “entirely from one, single faceted diamond, weighing 150-carats”. The making of the world’s first diamond ring, touted to fetch $70.46 million, …

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Most Expensive Manicure

Only the celebrities are entitled to the most expensive manicure – offered by master manicurist Leighton Denny; it seems. That’s because Denny is willing to render his services only to household names. Denny had opened his nail boutique at the Urban Retreat Day Spa & Salon on the 5th floor of Harrods in London. He has been offering the Diamond, …

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Most Expensive Diamonds

Certain rare specimens of diamond, however, will eclipse even the priciest examples of those other gemstones. While some priceless gems exist, such as the world famous Hope Diamond, these are the most expensive diamonds ever sold. The Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond – $23.4 million The Wittelsbach-Graff diamond is a 35.56-carat blue diamond mined in India. The historic diamond was chosen by King …

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Most Expensive Microscope

In the late 1500s, mankind has been developing new and better ways of looking at really, really small things. From traditional light microscopy to atomic force microscopy, scientists have only become better at visualizing cells, atoms and subatomic particles. The most expensive microscope in the world doesn’t use either of those methods. It’s a synchrotron microscope built in Oxfordshire, England, …

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