If you're married like me, my friends, you've probably been fooled too. Just like the rest of the herd... No, no, I'm not talking about marriage itself; that's a topic for another video. You know when you got down on one knee to propose and presented a diamond ring to your beloved... Oh, if you only knew how you were deceived... Let me tell you...
#Diamond #Marriage #Ring
00:00 Introduction: How We Were Deceived
00:24 Carbon Chemistry: The Backbone of Living Things!
00:50 What is Allotropy?
02:06 How does coal turn into diamond?
03:43 Hardness: What Makes Diamonds Special?
05:55 When and How Was Diamond Discovered?
07:07 Blood Diamond and Artificial Rarity: Is Diamond Really a Rare Mineral?
10:04 Is Diamond a Precious Mineral?
10:58 The Wedding Ring Lie: How DeBeers Marketed the Lie that Diamonds are Eternal
12:53 Metastability: Is the Diamond Really Eternal?
14:10 The Most Successful Advertising Campaign of the 20th Century: Does the Diamond Represent Love?
17:05 Artificial Diamond: Does the Public Value of Diamonds Change?
18:39 Closing: Cultural Myths are as Resilient as Diamonds!
📽️ Videography & Post-Production: Cinar Ege Bakirci
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