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Welsh mining disaster: ‘All the best people’ in the world could have been at the scene

The death toll from the Wales mining disaster has risen to 6,700, with more than 2,000 injured.The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has said the number of confirmed victims has increased to 1,769 with an additional 3,816 being feared missing.In total, 8,800 people were involved in the disaster and 1,906 have been formally confirmed dead.However, it…



Why is there an iron mining cartoon on ESPN?

Mining is the term for the process of extracting minerals from rock formations.The name is derived from the ore-bearing clay used in the process.Mining is usually done in a well-drilled borehole or pit, and it involves drilling through rock to extract the minerals.There are several different types of mines, each with their own distinctive characteristics.The…



New ASIC manufacturer announces $10,000 bitcoin mining chip from Nvidia

Nvidia is the first to announce a $10 million bitcoin mining hardware chip, with a custom-designed ASIC from a company based in the United States.The company said it will start selling the chip in late February, and it’s a customized version of Nvidia’s existing mining chip, which was unveiled in January.The new chip will run…