How to Make Fake Mother of Pearl

The process could lead to less expensive jewelry, as well as to materials for many applications.

Published On 08/18/2016
2:51 PM EDT
Photo: A tiny block of synthetic nacre. Credit: Li-Bo Mao, Huai-Ling Gao, Yu-Feng Meng, Ning Yang and Si-Ming Chen,University of Science and Technology of China