diamonds

Each month, KUAR hosts a radio segment called Science Cafe. This month’s guest was Michael DeAngelis, an assistant professor of Earth Science at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. The professor talked about geology during the 25-minute show and about places in the state known for their rocks and minerals. He discussed the Ozark and …
  News of a record diamond find at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro has been making national and international headlines this year. The find, an 8.52-carat white diamond named “Esperanza,” was the fifth largest diamond found by a visitor since the state park was established in 1972. At the popular attraction, the world’s …
It’s the holiday season, and the travel writers for Arkansas Tourism decided we’d offer some suggestions of Arkansas products that make great gifts! Here are just a few from our areas of The Natural State. Zoie Clift Everyone likes something sweet! Juanita’s Candy Kitchen in Arkadelphia is well known for its thin homemade peanut, pecan …
  I get the newsletter the Crater of Diamonds State Park folks put together and it is filled with some pretty neat stuff. Like this week! The below article by Park Interpreter Margi Jenks was featured and covers what rough diamonds found at Crater look like. Enjoy! Every day as I talk to visitors one …