Formation of a Pearl | Secret Life of Pearls

  • Published on Apr 23, 2016
  • Australia’s South Sea Pearl Oyster produces the most valuable pearls on Earth.
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Comments • 1 058

  • Akyel Collier
    Akyel Collier 2 days ago

    drop rate is to low not worth guys

  • Alejandro Tejeda
    Alejandro Tejeda 3 days ago

    So they buy oyster warts?

  • The Unknown
    The Unknown 3 days ago

    So a pearl is basically the tumor of a mollusk

  • ak 97
    ak 97 9 days ago

    Keep killing to feed greed

  • Rikku Takanashi
    Rikku Takanashi 9 days ago

    Lmao I love how many SU comments there are here. Also, that necklace was gorgeous and I'm not usually into Pearls.

  • Roro positif
    Roro positif 10 days ago

    GOD DAMMIT !!!!

  • Swann Meadow
    Swann Meadow 16 days ago

    I want that's unique and extremely beautiful

    CHRISTINA CASTRO 16 days ago


  • Francisco Flores
    Francisco Flores 16 days ago

    When she said "cream of the crop" I almost came

  • Ima Karimah
    Ima Karimah 18 days ago

    Mussels too? Hoooow?

  • Revathy Murugappa
    Revathy Murugappa 19 days ago

    I just want the pearl... 😘😘😘bt never killed the oyster 😢😢😢😢😢

  • Franchezqa Kroeger
    Franchezqa Kroeger 21 day ago +1

    Dang, I want that necklace!

  • LonLon Deguzman
    LonLon Deguzman 21 day ago

    I need my own pearl (as a servant)

  • Shubhrangshu Mitra
    Shubhrangshu Mitra 22 days ago

    Most of the comments are Steven Universe jokes... 😂

  • hasslefree
    hasslefree 23 days ago

    The formation of Natural pearls is caused by water born Parasites....If there is an abundance of parasites then there is a higher incidence of natural pearl formation....while they are seldom ever round in shape rather very baroque shape

  • Call Me Noon Noon
    Call Me Noon Noon 24 days ago

    1.5 million? I’m on the next flight to Australia lol

  • Changer101
    Changer101 24 days ago

    Do you at least get to eat the oysters?

  • chemallow
    chemallow 27 days ago


  • Barbara Hammer
    Barbara Hammer Month ago +1

    i don't wear pearls.. they are pretty. what kind of sand in australia? thank you. good show.

  • NJBEL Bel
    NJBEL Bel Month ago

    This is just one incredible exemple To show and To tell us how great allah swt is

  • Mikey D
    Mikey D Month ago +1

    Nacre ✨

  • Justin Worboys
    Justin Worboys Month ago

    People want to ban the algorithm, but YOU ARE THE ALGORITHM. It is reflecting what you seek! Seek different pieces of information and it will bring it to you.
    This is on both sides. Don’t assume that you are the moral high ground - truly listen to the other side and try to understand where they are coming from.

  • Barira Creekmur
    Barira Creekmur Month ago

    Imma get myself a snail and get myself a pearl!

  • SnoopyDoo
    SnoopyDoo Month ago

    So there are lots of these to be found at Pearl Harbor?

  • Dia Han
    Dia Han Month ago

    They havnt seen the pearls from philippines yet i guess 💁🏻‍♀️

  • John Malapit
    John Malapit Month ago

    So an immune response similar to how the human body forms calcium around infections like TB

  • A. Mangla
    A. Mangla Month ago +1

    “The truth in every myth is the pearl in every oyster.”
    ― J. Earp

  • The Truth
    The Truth 2 months ago

    There's something weird about this video. The 3 largest pearls (wild) ever found have ALL been from the same region, South China Sea, but not Australia. Found in the centre of the centre for the world's marine biodiversity region. Palawan, Philippines. The largest of the 3 is 34kg, yes that's right.

  • John Blaine
    John Blaine 2 months ago


  • Hiii Pearl Anne Canon
    Hiii Pearl Anne Canon 2 months ago

    So that's my secret life😂😅😆

  • Di Si
    Di Si 2 months ago

    Amazing creation of God

  • abdullah hosaini
    abdullah hosaini 2 months ago

    These videos give a hint to fisherman to go steal as many oysters and disrupt the marine system just for bloody money

  • MintArcade
    MintArcade 2 months ago

    By revealing the location won't it allow illegal harvest to poach the area?

  • Katy Atkinson
    Katy Atkinson 2 months ago

    Bring me 20 oysters

  • Jay Barcita
    Jay Barcita 2 months ago

    Really nice narrator.

  • Ameerah Bi
    Ameerah Bi 2 months ago

    I bought two pearls recently

  • Jenny Rose Diaz
    Jenny Rose Diaz 2 months ago

    They lived thousand of years and human kill them just like that!

  • Hema Latha
    Hema Latha 2 months ago

    Natgeo💞 forever

  • Kai Kai
    Kai Kai 2 months ago +1

    poor oysters

  • Noah Hernandez
    Noah Hernandez 2 months ago

    How the birthstone of June is made :]

  • Loving Opal
    Loving Opal 3 months ago

    You find pearls in salt

  • يوسف الميالي

    أكو عرب بل تعليقات حط لايك

  • MonkeyBoy32904
    MonkeyBoy32904 3 months ago

    so what you are saying is that pearls are 1 in 10000? pearls aren't that rare, in fact, they are common

  • Exolette
    Exolette 3 months ago

    I found myself one in the beach... My dad stole it from my hands, idk what's up with him...

  • Alessa Margaux
    Alessa Margaux 3 months ago

    The one speaking sounds like Galadriel!! 😍from the lotr.

  • All Star Pterosaur
    All Star Pterosaur 3 months ago +1

    The croc at 0:29 is basically me getting out of bed

  • Kumamon Satan :3
    Kumamon Satan :3 3 months ago

    Secret of pearl :pink diamond is rose quartz

  • TheDeemoNexus
    TheDeemoNexus 4 months ago

    Why does everyone say that sand can't cause a pearl to form in an mollusk? I know that that is the common idea, but just because it's so common doesn't make it untrue. Sand, parasites, food, or anything that makes it's way inside the shell that can irritate a mollusk can become a pearl.

  • Pandy The Panda
    Pandy The Panda 4 months ago

    So if i take care of an oyster and then put a little grain of sand when it opens the mouth and I wait years until im old will I get a pearl?

  • irakli dzneladze
    irakli dzneladze 4 months ago

    ANA ANGEL VASHA ANGEL 555555555555555555$$$

  • tom jerry
    tom jerry 4 months ago

    i need buyer .. giant pear in the philipines just reaply me

  • Anthony Quigley
    Anthony Quigley 4 months ago

    The SouthSea Pearl Oysters of NorthWestern Australia... makes a bunch of sense.

  • daniel patrick
    daniel patrick 4 months ago

    pristine with chemtrials running over the sky. lol

    REDPANDASARE AWESOME 4 months ago +1

    I am probably the only one to think that the process of making a pearly is like getting a corn on your foot. Something foreign gets inside you, andso your body puts hard layers on that substance, execpt no one wants to buy corns because they are disgusting.

  • Hail Nightcore
    Hail Nightcore 4 months ago


  • Eric Harris
    Eric Harris 4 months ago

    Do vegans wear pearl?

  • Paul A
    Paul A 4 months ago

    Name of song?

  • اية اسرة
    اية اسرة 4 months ago

    Possibility!!! Still not sure how pearls are formed...

  • Pramod Wickramathilaka
    Pramod Wickramathilaka 4 months ago

    How can i find noncultured pearl

  • Haemi Rampers
    Haemi Rampers 4 months ago

    My professor lied to me ... great

  • Nameirakpam Lakshmi
    Nameirakpam Lakshmi 4 months ago

    Wow! Magnificent! 💜

  • Te C-Jones
    Te C-Jones 4 months ago

    Wait, Australia's Northwest coast was wild in the past? What about the contact between the Yolngu aborigines and the Indonesian makassan fishers and traders?

  • Ray
    Ray 4 months ago

    Mother of pearl

  • Chris H
    Chris H 4 months ago +2

    Did anyone else think of the Lord Jesus Christ parable?
    Matthew 13: 45-46
    45 “Again the Kingdom of the heavens is like a traveling merchant seeking fine pearls. Upon finding one pearl of high value, he went away and promptly sold all the things he had and bought it.

  • Dominic Catap
    Dominic Catap 4 months ago

    Shanes series is shaking

  • Gabe F
    Gabe F 4 months ago

    Good that there is no people there, don’t touch it

  • Captain Levi
    Captain Levi 4 months ago

    Pearl:hold my salt

  • Jupiter plays
    Jupiter plays 4 months ago

    Garnet amethyst and who live in oyster under the sea pe ar l and steven !!😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • snow flower
    snow flower 4 months ago

    I hope that part of Australia is never touched my mankind.

  • Sihyun Lee
    Sihyun Lee 4 months ago

    Who clicked on this thinking it was a timelapse?

  • Grace Aitchison
    Grace Aitchison 4 months ago +1

    Can people stop with the Steven Universe comments ;M;

  • Thiccolas Cage
    Thiccolas Cage 4 months ago

    If you could only know what we really are....

  • Mohammed Aman
    Mohammed Aman 4 months ago

    فَتَبَارَكَ اللَّهُ أَحْسَنُ الْخَالِقِينَ
    “So blessed be Allah, the Best to create” (23:14)

  • inue windwalker
    inue windwalker 4 months ago

    The most heartbreaking part is that even there, the most uninhabited place on earth
    ... You still find our garbage

  • Charizard Garfild
    Charizard Garfild 4 months ago

    Her narration gave me chills

  • Charizard Garfild
    Charizard Garfild 4 months ago

    So many people commenting about Steven Universe

  • Glad ._. TM
    Glad ._. TM 5 months ago

    So many su references

  • А н д р о м е д а

    I’m just a pearl
    Without a owner

  • Ymie MLBB
    Ymie MLBB 5 months ago +1


  • Christine Abbygael Garganta

    The pink pearl is the most expensive

  • Wrench OC
    Wrench OC 5 months ago +1

    Recommended: The Party-L.A

  • Eman sweileh
    Eman sweileh 5 months ago

    well the ones at the markets are fake ... coated plastic

  • Wrench OC
    Wrench OC 5 months ago +1

    no, they love diamonds

  • the pessimistic potato
    the pessimistic potato 5 months ago

    So that's why she's so salty.

  • SektundSchnee
    SektundSchnee 5 months ago

    Europeans settled Australia? So, we’re ignoring the (scientifically established) 70,000 years of indigenous culture? And the 20,000 years of use by indigenous people of Pinctada maxima?

  • helen riddoch
    helen riddoch 5 months ago


  • フランコAira
    フランコAira 5 months ago

    Dear humans, please don’t destroy this beautiful nature.

  • Mark Emmanuel Witongco
    Mark Emmanuel Witongco 5 months ago

    Why must you kill the oyster in the end?

  • Joaquin Planet Perez
    Joaquin Planet Perez 5 months ago

    they form on homeworld


  • Petal Dally
    Petal Dally 5 months ago

    If the substance that forms the inside of a shell is the same as a pearl, does it mean the shell is valuable

  • Makayla Wilson
    Makayla Wilson 6 months ago

    900th comment

  • Aljohn Laid
    Aljohn Laid 6 months ago

    That necklace at 1:46 😍

  • TheRagingInfernape
    TheRagingInfernape 6 months ago +4

    I bet if I go in that ocean and find a pearl and it turns out to be worth not even a dollar, I'll be just as salty as a Pearl.

    Plz get the reference

  • Shahzada Fahad
    Shahzada Fahad 6 months ago


  • Dark Soul
    Dark Soul 6 months ago

    It's insane! This love of gems and jewellery!! Sorry, but for me it's just useless

  • Sakshi Naresh
    Sakshi Naresh 6 months ago

    I have to wear a pearl for life for reasons so now I'm trying to like pearls even though i hate them

  • Bhuvaneshwari Loganayaki

    Superb and increadible job

  • Pumpkin Pixie
    Pumpkin Pixie 6 months ago

    The South Sea has another thing coming: The biggest pearls ever are made on Homeworld.

  • Angel Locsin
    Angel Locsin 6 months ago

    1:48 can somebody tell where i can buy that necklace?😍

  • Angel Locsin
    Angel Locsin 6 months ago

    1:14 that pearl is gorgeous!!!😍😍i want one!!😩