SCIence FRIday Night: opal digging in lightning ridge
with scott sucher
Friday, August 26, 2022
Lecture: 7 PM
LECTURE: Join gem cutter and diamond historian Scott Sucher for an in-depth look at opal digging in Lightning Ridge, Australia. From going down into the mines to processing the ore, this presentation will give you an appreciation of the difficulties miners throughout history have had to face to mine this beautiful gem.
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