The concept of deep seabed mining has been around for decades, but our growing demand for renewable energy is making this far fetched idea a reality. Renewable energy resources are perceived to be the solution to the world’s climate change problem. But, their production requires a lot of rare minerals which often come from questionable sources. What do we have to gain and lose from Mining the Deep?
Is it worth sacrificing the ocean floor?
8 NOVEMBER 2019
Why does deep sea mining contribute to solving climate change?
Papua New Guinea Intrigue
15 NOVEMBER 2019
How could deep seabed mining affect the delicate ecosystems of the seas?
The world of nodule treasures
22 NOVEMBER 2019
What is the significance of nodule mining and its environmental impacts?
Are we sure about mining the ocean floor?
29 NOVEMBER 2019
Is the International Seabed Authority up to the task?