Gold Mining May Peak This Year, Collapse By 2035 There may not be much gold and diamonds left for miners, with other metals also running out.
U.S. Mint Experimenting With New Metals To Make Coins CheaperWhen it comes to making coins, the Mint isn’t getting its two cents worth. In some cases, it doesn’t even get half of that. A penny costs more than two cents and a nickel costs more than 11 cents to make and distribute. The quandary is how to make coins more cheaply without sparing our change’s quality and durability, or altering its size and appearance.
East Bay Kids To Undergo Blood Tests For Harmful MetalsA pilot study in the East Bay is focusing on small children whose parents live near two industrial factories. Participants will voluntarily be tested for heavy metals in the bloodstream.
Summer RewindA look back at the great movies, music and books that came out this Summer and a preview of what we can look forward to this Fall