funded by the World Bank is the gold mine Yanacocha in Peru. The World Bank has funded the Yanacocha mine in order to help build and expand the mine. This gold mine is a very large operation. It is hundreds of square miles high and is as high as 13,000 feet. “Since 1993 this mine has produced more than 35 million ounces of gold. It is the largest gold mine in South America.” (Hallman and Olivera). The World Bank owns a small stake in the mine.
“This gold mine has contributed $2.75…
Sarah McClanahan blinked her eyes in the dappled sunlight of a cool Kentucky morning. The covered wagon heaved and swayed through the Red River Gorge as a wilderness unlike anything words could draw stretched out ahead. Forest niches me-andered here and there; the untamed river ambled in and out of sight as they passed through the valley of Big Turtle.
"Ma, why couldn't I bring my doll?"
Her daughter Cassie's question jolted Sarah back to reality.
"We had no room for her in the wagon, honey.…
The Homestake Gold Mine is located in Lead, SD (fig 1). The Homestake Gold Mine was the largest gold mine in the western hemisphere, and it was the United States’ longest continuously operating mine until it closed in 2002. The mine closed because it was costing more to get the gold out than the gold was worth hence why mining is called economic geology. The Homestake was also the deepest mine in the western hemisphere. The Homestake gold mine has three main formations in it. The formations…
The movie scene opens with a close-up shot focusing on the bold words March 9th, 1852 “Gold Coin Fifty Day Robbing Spree”, the camera slowly zooms out, having the picture focus perfectly on a gentleman’s frown. Reaching for his freshly poured water the man crumbles the newspaper fast out of frustration. Detective Henry Goober hasn’t received much sleep since the day he almost caught Gold Coin. The camera cuts to the train moving fast in motion with scenery of mountains off in the distance. The…
For my photoethnography project, I decided to observe local dive bar Frank & Marlee’s in Oxford, Mississippi. Frank and Marlee’s hosts a special every Tuesday called “Taco Tuesday” and offers dollar tacos, as well as eight-dollar margarita pitchers. Many students and residents frequent this tavern to enjoy drinks and food everyday. However even though many people find Frank & Marlee’s accepting and inviting, I discovered many attributes often don’t represent that notion.
Todd Lynch and his…
Seya Modern Style Fully Locking Wooden Jewelry Organizer Box
Are you trying to find a truly impressive organizer box for your jewelry? In this case, you should look no further, as you found this amazing Seya Modern Style Fully Locking Jewelry Organizer Box. Despite its minimal exterior design, when you open this box, you’ll be more than impressed of what you’ll find inside it. And this is because of the compartmenting that this box offers, which allows you to safely store your jewelry and…
No. of Reels: 5
No. of Paylines: 30
Bonus Round: Y
Free Spins: Y
Gamble Feature: N
Can you play on Mobile: Y
Software Provider: Ainsworth
Twice the Money Slot Machine
Are you familiar with Aristorcat slot games? If so, you are probably going to find that Ainsworth has something of interest to offer. The reason for this is because the owner of Ainsworth is one Len Ainsworth, the very same man that founded Aristocrat all the way back in 1953. Considering the man’s…
Uncleaned Ancient Coins Guide - The Antique Store - Joshua Lee
[ Figure 1:1 ]
Some olive oil
Lots of time and patience
Good lighting source [ Natural light works best ]
Notes before reading
Please read the sections below first before a cleaning attempt is started:
I have doubts about cleaning. I may damage it.
1] Place coins on a flat surface with good lighting. I…
life and death more seriously and opened my mind to ideals like the value of a human life.
Mora’s drawing is an excellent representation of the history of the region. Pachuca has a long standing history of producing large amounts of silver and gold. Around 1560 the majority of the population, of Pachuca were employed in the mines. In Mora’s picture he draws a man walking into a mine tunnel, carrying a small lantern. Behind him there are two other miners that are not drawn to as much detail…
Prosperous is the definition of my name, little did my parents or I know that it wasn’t going to
be earned easily. I am the child of a refugee family that migrated to America fourteen years ago to
escape threats of murder at the vicious hands of the Taliban. Boarding a plane and landing in an
unknown city with unknown people was my new home. Upon my arrival in this big country with the
large populated cities and bright lights left me gripping my father’s shirt tighter.
Living in this…