Monthly Archives: January 2013

World Coal News

WA mining applications up, exploration down

The Western Australian government experienced a 21 per cent jump in mining applications from September 30 to December 31.

Meet Rassor, NASA's new mining robot [pictures]

Engineers at NASA have released details on a prototype mining robot they hope will one day be able to mine resources on the moon.

Australian mines to become electoral battleground

Australia’s mines are likely to be the key battleground for this year’s federal election.