Originally Posted by walter mitty
as far as i am aware gold can only be made from platinum, which leaves it commercially not the smartest thing you did that day
(if it can be made at all)
Was first done with lead in the 1970's. You need to somehow knock 3 protons out of each lead atom. The quantities made in the lab have been minute and it costs a canny bit to do, but with the news of the speed of light this week, who knows what could happen in the future.
Just need to figure out how to shit diamonds