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Water on asteroid Bennu could mean 'pay dirt' for space miners
Space.com

The near-Earth asteroid Bennu could be Exhibit A for space miners making their case to skeptical investors. more…

Jenny McCarthy's Autism Charity Has Helped Its Board Members Make Money Off Dangerous, Discredited Ideas
Jezebel.com

Camel’s milk. B12 lollipops. Hyperbaric oxygen chambers. “Ion-cleansing” foot baths. Chelation therapy. Gluten-free diets. Casein-free diets. Massive doses of nutritional supplements. All of these products and services have two things in common. First, mains… more…

Water on Asteroid Bennu Could Mean 'Pay Dirt' for Space Miners
Space.com

The near-Earth asteroid Bennu could be Exhibit A for space miners making their case to skeptical investors. more…

Ranking Types Of Potatoes By How Healthy They Are
Melmagazine.com

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, which means a tide of green-clad frat bros have probably already kicked down your front door and puked in your shoes. This... more…

A first glimpse deep beneath an ultraslow-spreading mid-ocean ridge
Phys.org

For the first time ever, researchers have been able to peek deep into the mantle of the Earth under an ultraslow mid-ocean ridge, where they have been able to observe mantle melting and growth of the Earth's crust. more…

Can blockchain apps ensure a responsible mineral supply chain?
Forbes.com

Some entrepreneurs see blockchain-based systems as the way forward to ensure responsible sourcing. more…

Business Briefs: Newark Rotary celebrates 114th birthday - The Newark Advocate
Newarkadvocate.com

Business Briefs: Newark Rotary celebrates 114th birthday The Newark Advocate UNION TOWNSHIP – MPW Industrial Services awarded its first-ever Supplier of the Year Award to Action Supply Products, Inc. Action Supply Products... more…

Best Drill Interceptions In The Metals Mining Sector For The Week Ended March 17, 2019
Seekingalpha.com

Catalyst on the hunt for the new Fosterville. Plata Latina with several high-grade silver and gold interceptions at Naranjillo. Red 5 is transforming King of th more…

Albemarle: New Dividend Aristocrat With ~20% Upside And Attractive Long-Term Growth Story
Seekingalpha.com

ALB is an ideal way to play the electrification of vehicles and the growing adoption of lithium-based energy storage solutions. ALB's revenue diversity, leaders more…

Syndrome-Poisoning is not outdated. I know, because I lived through over 7 years of it. Here is how:
Elephantjournal.com

For my illustrations and to see work in progress project, as the story continues, visit my Facebook page under “notes” (Lei Lei Lazarus) https://www.facebook.com/leianne.lazarus Or go to: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rQxoAGPWL_jW3Lz8w3MX3GQjNTM8yneucud… more…

Steady Interest Rates Buoy Gold: 3 Fund Winners
Yahoo.com

The Fed has indicated that even if economic conditions change in the near term, it would adopt a more controlled approach toward hiking interest rates this year. more…

Big Norwegian Aluminum Producer Suffers Extensive Cyber Attack
Yahoo.com

Norsk Hydro ASA, one of the world’s biggest aluminum producers, is suffering production outages after a cyber attack affected operations across Europe and the U.S. Some operations, such as primary production potlines, have moved to a manual mode where possibl… more…

Palladium Tops $1,600 as Metal Sets New Highs on Supply Shortage
Yahoo.com

The price of the metal -- mainly used in autocatalysts in gasoline vehicles -- has almost doubled from a recent low in August. With the palladium market expected to be in deficit for an eighth year, speculators have piled back in, and a robust borrowing marke… more…

Army Corps of Engineers grants final permit for PolyMet mine
Yahoo.com

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — PolyMet Mining Corp. has received the final permit it needs to proceed with building Minnesota's first copper-nickel mine, the company and the Army Corps of Engineers announced Friday. more…

Big Norwegian Aluminum Producer Suffers Extensive Cyber Attack
Yahoo.com

Norsk Hydro ASA, one of the world’s biggest aluminum producers, suffered production outages after a ransomeware attack affected operations across Europe and the U.S. Hydro is a leading supplier of aluminum products in North American and European markets, prov… more…

Video: The Expanding Global Footprint of US Special Operations
Globalresearch.ca

Introduction With the possible U.S. military withdrawal from Syria in the news on a daily basis, the mainstream media has been quick to parrot the DOD’s claim that 2,000 troops, mostly special operations forces, are to be withdrawn from the … The post Video: … more…

Rice Team Announces Director Nominations for EQT Board
Businesswire.com

CARNEGIE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Toby Z. Rice and Derek A. Rice, shareholders of EQT Corporation (NYSE:EQT), today announced they have nominated a slate of nine highly qualified candidates for election to the EQT Board of Directors at EQT’s Annual Meeting on J… more…

Do topography and fruit presence influence occurrence and intensity of crop-raiding by forest elephants ( Loxodonta africana cyclotis )?
Plos.org

Crop damage by forest elephants (Loxodonta africana cyclotis) and the resulting human-elephant conflict are issues of great concern for both the conservation of the species and the protection of rural livelihoods in Central Africa. Addressing these problems r… more…

Ransomware Attack on Aluminium Producer Norsk Hydro Is Similar to Other Breaches
Insurancejournal.com

Norsk Hydro ASA confirmed that a ransomware attack was behind production outages across the aluminum producer’s operations in Europe and the U.S. The perpetrators are still unknown but the work is similar to other recent breaches. The Norwegian company, one … more…

Fountain Pen Primer
Instructables.com

<!--dda7bd42579b4dc0937c45f979fc5c69-->Welcome to the world of fountain pens. It's another one of those rabbit-hole fields of interest that turns into a passionate "hobby". A fountain pen is an instrument, a tool for writing, ah, tools...It's such a maker thi… more…