Maybe, maybe not, right Josh? Depends on what they did with the "build-up of foreign matter." There are more eco-friendly methods of build-up removal.
Originally Posted by GemGeek
[QUOTE=Caitlin Williams]Then if the cultured pearl techies were to remove the pearl, it could even have a tissue nucleus put in and gently replaced back into the gulf. [QUOTE]
I was under the impression saltwater and tissue nucleation wasn't possible at this point. Although I don't know the reason why.
Pretty Panda pic by nlerner on her U.S. excursion last year, San Diego Zoo.[/SIZE][/SIZE]