OSIRIS-REx will collect samples from an asteroid and return them to Earth, in what it could be a pivotal step for firms currently planning to tap into the space mining business.
Rare Earth Mining News
Will China’s 95% control of the global rare earths market remain unchallenged?
Bankrupt Molycorp (OTCMKTS:MCPIQ) has been offered a vital loan to keep its Mountain Pass mine under care and maintenance.
Japan and South Korea have both recorded record high levels of lithium-ion battery exports in H1 2016, as auto companies ramp up battery consumption to power new all-electric offerings.
Rodolfo Illanes (56) was kidnapped Thursday, tortured and beaten to death according to officials.
Study shows commodities have been the best performing asset class during Fed rating hike cycles since 1983 with average returns for industrial metals 44%
Lithium is our new fuel, but like fossil fuels, the reserves we're currently tapping into are finite—and that's what investors can take to the bank.
The country began shipping lithium to China this week, in what is considered the first step towards fulfilling its ambitions to becoming the world’s No. 1 exporter of the commodity.
China's domestic iron ore, copper, nickel, zinc, lead and bauxite mining output is slowing dramatically.
And one that's ultra-bearish.
Bob Moriarty discusses a tiny Canadian technology company based in Calgary with an award winning battery/power converter that is more powerful, more portable and easier to install than the Tesla equivalent.
The challenge runs from September 5th to December 2nd.
Rapid, large-scale urbanization will see India's top three cities rival the combined economies of Vietnam, Philippines and Malaysia.
This particular one shows the total estimated energy consumption in the United States in 2015, and how energy flowed from source to the final destination.
The mission's goal is to map a target asteroid, looking for deposits of water and other resources with visible and infrared cameras.
Experts blame increased number of mergers and acquisitions, but there’s more to it, study shows.
The deal covers the Jesse Creek porphyry copper property, located north of Merritt, BC and is subject to a 2% net smelter return royalty reserved by the property owners.
Richard Karn, managing editor of The Emerging Trends Report, makes the argument for investment in rare earth and specialty metals, and explains why one company is a particularly smart bet for investors.
Beijing’s decision to ease production has sent coal prices soaring this summer.
New report shows commodity assets under management jumping to $235 billion, the best performance since 2009, largely due to physical gold ETF inflows.
It's being called 'Silver Petroleum' and car manufacturers are scrambling to get hold of it.
The massive new structure will be the world's biggest building by footprint, and it could possibly be a game-changer for the auto, energy, and battery industries.
Rare earth metals are often used in alloys to form powerful magnets needed for modern technology, or form useful compounds for other essential roles.
The company now has 1,000 construction workers on two shifts, seven days a week to ready for the launch of its Model 3 early next year.
Synergy Resource Capital is pleased to announce that it has successfully identified a lithium project in Argentina for Millennial Lithium, a publicly listed company trading in the TSX Venture Exchange.