Scientists recreate Neptune’s diamond rain using powerful lasers

While we’ve yet to fully explore Neptune and its fellow gas giants, scientists have a lot of theories about them based on the info we know. For instance, they believe that it rains diamonds on those planets — diamonds that sink into their interior and form a sparkly crust around their solid cores.

Source: Scientists recreate Neptune’s diamond rain using powerful lasers

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