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Siberia's Diamond Mines Leave Gaping Holes In The Planet


Siberia's Diamond Mines Leave Gaping Holes In The Planet
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Yakutia in northeastern Siberia is home to huge diamond deposits where the precious stones are mined in massive pits which have been dug deep into the permafrost. The Mir mine in Mirny is 525 meters deep and one of the biggest man-made holes in the world.

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