Some minerals are so rare, the entire Earth's supply is smaller than a sugar cube. Marilyn Monroe, who famously said, "Diamonds are a girl's best friend," probably hadn't heard of Sardinian ichnusaite.
Lead found in Flint, Michigan water is an unfortunate example of negligence leading to the mass exposure of elemental lead found naturally in iron ore. Much in the same way humans communicate warnings
An Arkansas pipeline spill is focusing new attention on a question that may be decisive in the Keystone XL debate: Is oil from Canada’s tar sands more damaging than conventional crude? David Hatfield,
Conspiracy theories that are easily debunked by science still persist. Conspiracy theories are as American as apple pie. A national poll released this week by Public Policy Polling (PPP) found that some