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Growth

Study Highlights Increased Exploration in Nevada

November 01, 2011

Mineral exploration in Nevada is booming. According to a new st...

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Innovation

Lithium Key to New Military Technology

October 28, 2011

In efforts to upgrade the Joint Strike Fighter Program, the U.S...

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Growth

House Passes Legislation to Create Jobs, Fuel Economy

October 27, 2011

The U.S. House yesterday passed legislation that is set to gene...

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Growth

Legislation Would Green Light Copper Mine, Thousands of Jobs

October 26, 2011

Thousands of new American jobs are on the table as the Southeas...

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Growth

Lithium Batteries Create Jobs in Michigan

October 25, 2011

At 11.1 percent, the unemployment rate in Michigan is the third...

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Growth

How Minerals Make Life: An Interactive Presentation

October 19, 2011

Minerals are the building blocks of our future. They provide th...

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Innovation

Federal Initiative Spotlights Minerals in Energy

October 14, 2011

In a push to cut national oil imports by one-third by 2025, the...

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Guest Post

National Defense Through Minerals Security

October 13, 2011

By Hal Quinn, President and CEO, National Mining Association ...

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Innovation

Manufacturers Use Minerals in Innovative “3-D Printing”

October 06, 2011

As the building blocks of innovation and the lifeblood of manuf...

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Policy

Sen. Murkowski Introduces Critical Minerals Amendment to Currency Bill

October 05, 2011

In an effort to promote the domestic production of critical min...

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