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White Freshwater Pearl Bracelet Cultured 6-7 mm pearls

White Freshwater Pearl Bracelet Cultured 6-7 mm pearls

bjbj Welcome to MuseumWayPearls.com. This white freshwater pearl bracelet is the perfect compliment to our beautiful necklaces and earrings or is a timeless piece of jewelry as a stand alone gift. Our white freshwater pearls come in double A plus or triple A quality and the white pearls on this 7.5″ pearl bracelet are hand-knotted …

The truth about freshwater clams mussels

The truth about freshwater clams   mussels

Hello aquaponics growers. This is Jonathan from Melbourne Aquaponics. Today, we’re going to talk about freshwater mussels in aquaponics. So freshwater mussels are very interesting animals, right? They live in the bottom of the tank. Normally, they live in lakes, in ponds, and in dams. When we want to put them in aquaponics, they’re going …

How Do Oysters Make Pearls?

How Do Oysters Make Pearls?

(intro music) Most of the shiny, bling-y things that we use for jewelry come from deep in the ground, mined from the earth’s crust and polished into some of the world’s most expensive rocks. But not your grandmother’s pearls. As you probably know, those shiny things grew inside the highly calcified bivalve that we know …

What’s inside an Oyster?

What’s inside an Oyster?

– I know a lot of you are going to be like, “I’ve seen oysters, I’ve eaten them at the restaurant. “I eat them all the time,” but there’s a lot of you like, what, Lincoln, how many oysters have you seen in your life before two days ago? – I’ve never even heard of …

A study into freshwater pearl mussels

A study into freshwater pearl mussels

[MUSIC] My name is Louise Lavictoire, I am a PhD student. Andy Ramsey is my Supervisor and I’m working with the freshwater pearl mussel to better understand captive breeding of the species. So that we could re-introduce them into the wild and hopefully save them from extinction. These mussels are one of only a handful …