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There has never been any commercial mining in Antarctica, there are no current
plans to mine Antarctica and mining is currently completely banned by the ...
Nov 19, 2012 ... There are deposits of minerals such as coal and iron ore in Antarctica, but there
are vast economic and technical difficulties associated with the ...
Mining in Antarctica would be very difficult, dangerous and expensive as the
climate is so harsh, the ice is very thick and Antarctica is very remote from major ...
This debate is whether Antartica's resources should be exploited (as is .... of
vultures looking for food and things will get bad in there, because everyone will
try .... flaw is remedied first, there is no point in mining for more resources in
May 6, 2014 ... China, South Korea and other nations are rushing to establish a presence in
Antarctica before the Antarctic Treaty is reviewed in 2048. Antony ...
Mar 4, 2013 ... Antarctica is currently protected by an international agreement that bans mining
and drilling, but also by nature - its remoteness and extreme ...
Jun 20, 2012 ... As our resources dry-up companies and countries are beginning to look to the
horizon for new opportunities. Could mining in Antarctica be next ...
It would be far easier to recycle the minerals like metals instead of mining them in
Antarctica. Even the organic resources are not great enough to justify the ...
Commercial mining in Antarctica, if ever allowed, .... Daytom ''Bolidcn Takes a
Qua-tying Corxcpt Underground at one of Europe's Larger bad Mmcs,' E&M.
Jun 20, 1988 ... There`s gold, silver and coal in those Antarctic hills, but scientists ... But on a bad
day, ``it will be minus 30 or 40 degrees,`` not counting the ...