Yakutia is the leader in gold mining and diamonds in Russia. Diamond is a unique natural phenomenon and one of the main richness of the Yakut earth. The diamond capital of Yakutia is Mirny, fr om where everyone can begin their diamond way.
Diamond is a unique natural phenomenon and one of the main richness of Yakutia. The diamond capital of Yakutia is Mirny from wh ere everyone can begin the diamond way.
The biggest diamond tube in the world is “Mir’ and located in the neighborhood of Mirny. This unique creation of human hands strikes with the unusual form and the huge sizes.
As further production of diamonds will happen in underground mines, in 2001 the work was stopped, and now this huge funnel became a central subject for future architectural concepts.
Now people take a keen interest to this object, everyone wants to look at a funnel from which they got diamonds for seventeen million dollars. The diamond tube is photographed from air and pictures are posted on the Internet, the most daring people go there to admire this unusual place by themselves.
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