Niger's Gold Rush Has Turned Bandits into Barons
But, after being granted rare access to northern Niger's goldfields, we saw how the vast majority of workers aren't benefitting nearly as much as them.
Trump’s Transition Team Asked NASA About Surveying the Moon for Valuable Resources
Internal communications between NASA and Trump's transition team, obtained by a Motherboard FOIA, show the new administration is also interested in how the agency's research helps private industry.
Gamma Rays Can Show Us Which Asteroids Are Worth Mining
Old prospector, meet the technology that could replace you.