Moissanite History

March 1, 2007 12:16am CST
Fifty thousand years ago, long after this creature had vanished, a meteorite crashed into the Arizona desert creating what is now know as "Meteor Crater." Fragments of this meteorite were scattered across the desert. hidden in these fragment was a brilliant secret wiaiting to be discovered. In 1892,Nobel-prize wining scientist Henri Moissan began studying fragment ot this meteorite in nearby Diablo Canyon.In these fragment Dr. Moissan discovered minutesquantities of a shimmering new mineral, with fire and brilliance never before seen before seen on earth. after extensive research, Dr. Moissan concluded that mineral was made of silicon carbide. if you want to read history please visit
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