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The Project Development Process

This video profiles the different phases of a mining project. These phases include: geology (the study of an earth material one hopes to extract), mineral exploration, mining operations, mineral…

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Short History of Oil, Gas, and Mining

This chapter contextualizes mining's historic role in the world economy, notably that the stages of human history are partially defined by developments in this realm. It briefly overviews the…

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James Watt Changes the World

In this chapter, Professor Sachs discusses the fifth wave of globalization, which is the Industrial Age. He chooses 1776 as its starting point, as this was the year that Boulton and Watts brought the…

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