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When it comes to minerals, the mining industry is getting a raw deal

Posted October 11, 2018 12:01:00For the first time in history, Australia’s top miners are facing a tough time.They’re facing the prospect of being unable to drill for any minerals in the near future and having to re-work their business model.“We’re not sure we’ll be able to drill any more, but it’s a good time to…



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…