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Why the uranium market has recently given investors glowing returns

The last time we checked in on the uranium market, in May, prices for the radioactive mineral were languishing at historic lows. Mining companies were cutting production, shuttering sites, and laying off workers. 221 more words

The Mine Disaster That Shook Turkey by SUZY HANSEN


A mine fire in May killed 301 men, making it the worst industrial disaster in Turkish history. This is the story of two men who lived through it. 11 more words

Edmund C Scarborough

Goldmart.com Presents: A Brief History of the Gold Rush in Northern Nevada

When silver was found in 1859 in the Virginia Range in what is now Story County Nevada the boom and excitement from the California gold rush moved into Nevada. 375 more words


Qld Government likely to go into election campaign with weak economy

New ABS data released today show a large drop in engineering construction activity – i.e. the heavy construction activity that has been largely associated with the resources sector in recent years. 146 more words


The Boiler House

The above image taken from the 1900 photo of Jubilee Colliery shows the Boiler House between the Main Chimney on the right and the battery of Coke Ovens on the left. 437 more words

Local History

CRRT success story highlighted in Jakarta

WHEN trying to create societal change, relationships are everything.

Cambodians for Resource Revenue Transparency’s progress on governmental relations was featured as a success story in Asian resource governance reform in Southeast Asia. 398 more words