Scientists Use Tequila to Make Drunken Diamonds

A bottle of cheap tequila is good for making margaritas or forgetting a night out. But a team of Mexican scientists have discovered a new use for the potent liquor: forming diamonds. It just so happens that the popular Mexican alcohol is the ideal compound for creating one of the hardest substances on Earth.Researchers … » 11/07/08 12:00pm 11/07/08 12:00pm