On occasion I come across articles that might be dismissed as 'fringe science' and some are wishful thinking while others sound crazy but might actually work. So it is that I came across the headline of "Scientists Turn Tequila Into Diamonds" today! Not sure what to expect, I was thinking it'd be a "National Enquire" type story but, surprise, it is for real. And it works. Check out the full article here at PhysOrg.