Ask the Experts
August 2013 by Chris RalphQ: Would a mining company be interested in this area for just the magnetite?
Gold deposits and outer space
Q: Will my detector react to fine gold?
Q: Can you tell me if this deposit is worth working? It is a quartz vein and I had it analyzed for gold, copper, rare earths and other metals.
Q: What exactly does "ionizing" mercury mean?
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