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Deutsche Welle
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:25:12 -0700

Zambia has a long mining history dating back to the late 1960s. Mining was then, and still is today, central to the Zambian economy - contributing about 80 percent of the country's annual income. But it comes with a huge environmental cost to Zambia's ...
 
National Geographic
Wed, 10 Dec 2003 11:19:05 -0800

Gee and University of Bonn co-author Bianka Petzelberger first spotted a strange cluster of nuts in the wall of the Garzweiler open pit mine while on a field trip to examine marine sediments. Gee collected a few nuts for later analysis, and the pair ...
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