Analysis

  • Rallying behind Rhodium

    Rhodium prices are up by around $1,000 an ounce on the 12-year lows they hit in mid-2016. Elly Earls finds out what’s behind the market rally and whether current conditions...

  • Reviving uranium mining at the Grand Canyon

    Proposals to rip up a moratorium preventing uranium mining around the Grand Canyon have received sharp criticism and bullish support in almost equal measures. But, as always, the devil is...

  • Into the black: new mining drone delves deep

    Swiss manufacturer Flyability has developed a new drone that’s been tested in the Lac des Iles mine in Canada. Working in narrow, pitch-black passages is no easy task – Molly...

  • MINE digital magazine: Issue 64

    In this issue: Mining moon minerals, a Canadian supercluster, rising exploration expenditures, AI and drones for operational excellence, vanadium’s time to shine, and more.