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Our Not-so-Green Dependence on Rare Earth Minerals

Dec 13th, 2018 | By
Mining for rare earth metals [Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons]

By Candela Vázquez Asenjo, youth blogger for Transition Earth. There seems to be hope that we are finally moving, albeit slowly, toward a more sustainable society. Solar panels, bans on plastics, green buildings and more are increasing. Yet no matter how ‘green’ our reality may appear, we are still far away from being the environmental
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