Hammers, chisels and a microscope: inside a diamond jewellery workshop

In a small workshop behind London’s bustling Oxford Circus, a team of goldsmiths file, solder, and polish the metal castings that in a few hours will become dazzling diamond rings. The process can vary with the design and metal, but once completed and checked for quality control, the band is given to diamond setters who … Read more Hammers, chisels and a microscope: inside a diamond jewellery workshop

Novel microscope can non-invasively diagnose, treat diseases: Study

Developments of a miniature version of the telescope that could be used to perform microscopic examinations and treatment during endoscopy are also underway, researchers said. (Representative image by Getty Images) Scientists have developed a specialised microscope that has the potential to diagnose diseases like skin cancer as well as perform precise surgery without making any … Read more Novel microscope can non-invasively diagnose, treat diseases: Study