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Interactive video: Deep sea mining

Interactive video: Deep sea mining | DSM | Scoop.it
The BBC's Science Editor David Shukman explains how and why companies want to extract minerals from hydrothermal vents, deep on the seabed.

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Plans for world's first seabed mining vessel outlined - Mining Innovation

Plans for world's first seabed mining vessel outlined - Mining Innovation | DSM | Scoop.it
SeaTech Solutions has announced that it will be responsible for the design of the world’s first vessel with seabed mining capabilities, on behalf of Marine Assets Corporation and Nautilus Minerals.
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Tonga a world leader in seabed minerals law

Tonga a world leader in seabed minerals law | DSM | Scoop.it
Friday 29 August 2014, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), Suva, Fiji – The Kingdom of Tonga this month became the first country in the world to put in place a law that manages seabed miner...
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Papua New Guinea's seabed to be mined for gold and copper

Papua New Guinea's seabed to be mined for gold and copper | DSM | Scoop.it
Government approves world's first commercial deep-sea mining project despite vehement objections over threat to marine life

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Deep sea mining: an explainer

The British government has voiced its support for the deep sea mining industry following the awarding of exploration rights to a British subsidiary of Lockhe...
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How deep sea mining works in 3D

Hydrocarbons such as oil and gas have been harvested from under the sea for decades. But more and more companies are now trying to obtain licenses to mine mi...
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Statoil in test case for industry as Canada extends seabed territories - BusinessWorld Online Edition

Statoil in test case for industry as Canada extends seabed territories - BusinessWorld Online Edition | DSM | Scoop.it
OSLO -- Norway’s Statoil risks millions of dollars in extra costs in Canada -- a test case that could spell problems for other oil firms too as coastal states extend their seabed territories far into resource-rich ocean depths.
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Nautilus seabed mining project jeopardized again | MINING.com

Nautilus seabed mining project jeopardized again | MINING.com | DSM | Scoop.it
“ Canada-based Nautilus Minerals Inc. (TSX&LON:NUS) sank to fresh lows Wednesday in London, falling almost 5%, hit by the news of a Papua New Guinea’s landowners petition to the Government to cancel the firm’s seabed mining permit.”
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