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Pentagon and Toyota seek to overcome China's rare earth strangehold

The US Department of Defense and Japanese automaker Toyota (NYSE:TM) have embarked upon simultaneous bids to overcome China's strangehold on rare earth metals via the development of North American supply sources.

Antique maps from the 1800's could revive historic copper region

A junior exploration company is using land surveys from the 1870's to locate copper deposits in South Australia's historic Burra mining region.