These 10 Materials Are More Expensive Than Gold And Diamonds

What if you get a gold necklace or gold coins, or diamond neck piece for a gift? Obviously, you will be overjoyed. You may even shower that person with thousands of kisses.

Not everybody could afford diamonds. They are very expensive and a common person will think a hundred times before taking a sip off that cup. And if someone is getting that for you, it is a real deal.

Gold is found in its native form and it is very lustrous even before it is processed. For many centuries, people believed that gold is the most expensive material in the world. However, this belief is completely faulty. Below are 17 most expensive materials in the world

Below are 10 most expensive materials in the world. They are put in order according to their price value. Take a look-

10. Heroin

An opiate which costs you $130 per gram. It is indeed very hard to get.

9. Cocaine

Another drug which will change your perception. It costs you a fortune and yet won’t do you any good. It costs you more than heroin due to its purity and naturalness. The price of cocaine is $236 per gram.

8. LSD

This narcotic drug is extremely hard to manufacture which explains its high cost. This psychoactive narcotic substance is a very expensive delayed death and will cost you $3000 per gram.

7. Plutonium

It is a heavy yet fragile radioactive metal. Plutonium is silvery-white in color. It is used widely right from the production of nuclear weapons to providing energy in space crafts. Its price is $4000 per gram.

6. Painite

It is very rare material discovered only 65 years ago. It is so rare that very few people know it exists. It’s material is of a beautiful orange or reddish-brown color. Painite’s price is equally high like its majestical appearance, which is $9000 per gram.

5. Taaffeite

This precious material is of a violet, pink, red, or white color. It is incomparably rare to diamonds but isn’t famous when it comes to jewelry. That’s the reason it is cheap as compared to diamonds i.e., $20,000 per gram to $4000 per carat.

4. Tritium

It is used in lighting and costs about $15 million to produce a pound of tritium. Tritium’s price is $30,000 per gram.

3. Diamonds

It is one of the most precious and famous stones in the world. It is $55,000 per gram.

2. Californium

It has been synthesized only once since its discovery in 1950. This precious chemical element costs $25-27 million per gram.

1. Antimatter

It is one of the most expensive materials(only 2) on Earth. It is so expensive that the production of only one milligram of positrons costs $25 trillion per gram.

Another of the two most exorbitant materials on Earth is Jade stone which can cost you $170 million.

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