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Colleges, mines are training the next generation of tech-savvy workers.

The U.S. minerals mining industry supports more than 1.2 million jobs. A U.S. metal mining job is one of the highest paying in the private sector.

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New Studies Show the Life-Saving Potential of Minerals

May 23, 2018

The unique properties of minerals have long made them invaluable ...

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“Gold Fever” Event Teaches Students The Importance of Mining

May 01, 2018

Barrick Gold Corporation and Newmont Mining joined forces in Apri...

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Press Release: House Passage of Minerals Security Amendment Recognizes Importance of Minerals to National Security

The National Mining Association (NMA) today praised the U.S. House of Representatives for passing a...


Sweeping Federal Land Withdrawals: A Threat to U.S. Minerals Security

The Department of Interior’s proposal to withdrawal 10 million acres of mineral rich land will...


It Starts Here

Technological innovation starts here—with minerals. ...

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