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US Government Opens Millions of Acres in the California Desert to Mining

In an effort to deliver on their promised declaration to “make America great again,” the Trump...

A Demand for Batteries has Sparked a Cobalt Frenzy. What Will Happen Next?

Cobalt, a blue-gray metallic element, atomic number 27 on the periodic table of elements, is...

As the World is Increasingly Explored, New Mineral Mining Opportunities Go Far Afield

Exploration is the lifeblood of the mining industry. While difficult, labor-intensive and...