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  • Article - 27 Oct 2018
    Cobalt is a silver-white magnetic metal, with the chemical symbol ‘Co’ and an atomic number of 27.
  • Article - 26 Oct 2017
    The environmentally disruptive nature of all phases of the mining process is evident in any area of the world where oil, gas and mineral extraction occurs.
  • Article - 26 Oct 2017
    Turquoise, an opaque mineral that is well known for it’s alluring design pattern that is made up of naturally crafted mixes of blue, green and yellow colors, has been a treasured gemstone for...
  • Article - 20 May 2016
    It is thought that billions of tons of water and rare earth elements, like uranium and thorium exist on the moon, and private companies are aiming to obtain them. The European Space Agency even has...
  • Article - 26 Mar 2014
    Ore is a kind of rock containing minerals and other important elements such as metals which can be extracted for commercial trading. The ores are removed from the Earth’s surface through mining, and...
  • Article - 24 Mar 2014
    Metallurgy may be described as the process of working metal into tools and artifacts. Metals are less commonly found in their pure form;in most of the cases they are found as their ores. Copper and...
  • Article - 7 Mar 2014
    Igneous rocks, also called fire rocks, are formed either underground (intrusive) or above the ground (extrusive). The name igneous is derived from the Latin word ignis meaning fire. Igneous rocks that...
  • Article - 15 Sep 2012
    Vietnam, with a total population of 91,519,289 as of July 2012, is located in Southeastern Asia, bordering the Gulf of Thailand, Gulf of Tonkin, and South China Sea, as well as China, Laos, and...
  • Article - 9 Aug 2012
    Suriname covers an area of 163,820 km2 and its total population is 597,927 according to 2018 estimates.
  • Article - 26 Aug 2019
    Acid mine drainage (AMD) is a significant source of water pollution in areas surrounding current and historic metal and coal mine sites.