Researchers in Virginia have found “shocking” rates of mental illness among coal miners, still one of the most dangerous jobs today.
After Ukrainian authorities broke up an illegal crypto mine filled with PS4s, a new investigation suggests the consoles were doing something else.
The promise and peril of turning the Salton Sea into California’s “Lithium Valley.”
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Global Sea Mineral Resources' Patina II separated from a lifting point this week, 13,000 feet below the ocean.
This Tiny Fishing Town Was Poisoned By a Coal Plant. The Government Is Trying to Replace it With a Mine
People in Senegal protested a coal plant financed by the African Development Bank and others for years. Now, a Turkish mining and steel complex threatens to undo their work.
A video of a bitcoin mining rig on an oil well got thousands of retweets and replies, criticizing it for destroying the planet—but it’s not that simple.
Yellowknives Dene First Nation is calling for compensation for the social and environmental damage caused by the now-defunct operation.
Not only do Canadian mines in the Philippines degrade the environment and displace Indigenous communities, activists say, eco-defenders are targeted by the Philippine government for protesting them. A VICE World News investigation.
The approval comes just a week after Prime Minister Scott Morrison refused to commit to a net zero carbon emissions target by 2050.
India will auction 40 coal blocks next month for commercial mining.