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Mining Landscape

Mining Landscape

The learning object Mining Landscape is ...

... a popular explanation to elucidate how metal, in this case copper, is extracted today. Different technologies (pyrometallurgy, hydrometallurgy and biohydrometallurgy) are applied for different ores at different depths.

... 49 consecutive animated scenes about copper extraction

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