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What makes the color in a rainbow?

The colors in a rainbow are made by sunlight shining through raindrops in the air, which separate the light into the colors of the spectrum. A rainbow occurs at the end of a storm, when the sun begins to shine while the air is still filled with raindrops. When the sunlight passes through the millions …

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How are diamonds cut into pieces?

To bring out the brilliance in a diamond, many little sides, or facets, must be cut and polished on it with other diamonds.  Most diamonds look like dull pieces of glass when they are taking from the ground.  Before they are used as jewels, diamonds are cut and polished. The cutting and the polishing has …

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