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To search for gold back in Ye Olde days, you’d have to pick up your pan and start sifting. Thankfully, we’ve […]
By Jonathan Law, Director, Minerals Down Under Flagship Australia has a massive global advantage – thanks to its geology. Almost […]
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a metal of steel. Well, stainless steel that is. Known […]
Rare earths are a group of 17 elements that share key chemical characteristics. But don’t be fooled – despite the […]
Powerful x-rays can now be used to rapidly and accurately detect gold in ore samples, thanks to a fancy new […]
If you thought aluminium was only good for wrapping your lunch in, then think again. Sourced from bauxite, this tough, […]
Who doesn’t love gold? Or as Goldmember would say gooooold. Thanks to its beauty and resistance to corrosion, this precious metal […]
By Emily Lehmann Enter the cloud. What previously took scientists months to achieve with big data, can now take just […]
Small-scale fault systems in the Earth’s crust have a strong correlation with the location of gold, a study of the St Ives Goldfields in Western Australia has found.
By Emily Lehmann What rhymes with stalactite (well, kinda) and can put your heartburn at bay? Hydrotalcite. Believe it or […]
We all know what stereotypical scientists look like. They’re clad in white lab coats and safety glasses, stirring a bubbling […]
Most Australians appreciate that our wealth of mineral resources supported our economy during the global recession, but others believe this […]