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February 23, 2024

Gold Futures Reloaded

By Adam Hamilton, CPA Gold has drifted out of favor in recent months, […]
February 23, 2024

Graphite: The Overlooked Critical Mineral with Chris Berry on The Kinvestor Report

From YouTube Arlen is joined by Chris Berry, President of House Mountain Partners […]
February 23, 2024

A Bunch of New Research Puts This Winter’s Wild Weather In Frightening Context

By HENRY CARNELL – Mother Jones Since the start of 2024, countless scientific studies […]
February 23, 2024

British Columbia will not proceed with proposed amendments to the Land Act, Minister says

By Amanda Stutt – Mining.com “I’ve also heard that we need to take the […]
February 23, 2024

The Copper Age: When Metallurgy Came to Rule the World

By Aleksa Vučković – Ancient Origins The so-called Chalcolithic – or the Copper […]
February 22, 2024

How governments can help accelerate the mining of critical minerals, and the obstacles in the way – Richard Mills

2024.02.22 Could restoring a depleted stash of critical minerals help to bolster security […]
February 22, 2024

Taiwan chip firms flock to Japan as China decoupling accelerates

By Sam Nussey, Fanny Potkin and Miho Uranaka – Reuters The influx comes amid shifting alliances and […]
February 22, 2024

Yellen to Visit Chile in Push to Boost Ties on Critical Minerals

By Viktoria Dendrinou – Bloomberg While in Santiago, Yellen will engage with her counterparts […]
February 21, 2024

Why the world’s mining companies are so stingy

From The Economist Mining companies have spent much of the past decade in […]
February 21, 2024

A Tale of Two Metals, Copper & Nickel, Will Determine the Future of Energy

By David Fickling – Bloomberg Annual nickel supplies need to grow from about 3.4 […]
February 21, 2024

Is Blockchain Ready for Primetime?

By Josh Burek – Project Syndicate CAMBRIDGE – As the crypto winter thaws, […]
February 20, 2024

Massive Money Printing Will Accelerate as Debt Soars

By Daniel Lacalle – Mises Institute The U.S. federal government published a December deficit […]
February 20, 2024

Milei Exposes the Path of Destruction of the West

By Daniel Lacalle – Mises Institute Today, states don’t need to directly control […]
February 20, 2024

US Moves to Restore National Defense Stockpile

By Mark Burton, Joe Deaux, Michael J Kavanagh, Jennifer A Dlouhy, and Annie Lee – Bloomberg Insiders liken it […]
February 18, 2024

Which Lifestyle Changes Can Make You Live Longer?

By Katharina Buchholz – Statista According to mortality trends collected among 719,147 veterans […]
February 17, 2024

Copper price bounces as analysts see short covering fueling big gains

From Mining.com Copper extended a weekly gain, with some analysts predicting that the […]
February 17, 2024

Energy Demand is Massively Misunderstood, Here’s Why We’re Bullish

By Goehring & Rozencwajg “Wouldn’t a recession and continued economic weakness reduce energy […]
February 17, 2024

Dollar Throttling Gold

Adam Hamilton, CPA Gold just suffered a sizable down day after the latest […]
February 16, 2024

Copper, this dog will hunt – Richard Mills

2024.02.16 More manufacturing will boost the demand for copper. Jeff Currie noted that […]
February 16, 2024

The Gold/Silver Ratio Says Silver’s Still Cheap

From Schiff Gold The silver price has dipped since December, from almost $26 […]
February 16, 2024

Priority? Licence transfers? Here’s how Alberta’s water system works

By Taylor Lambert – CBC Alberta’s relationship with water has changed over the […]
February 15, 2024

Dolly Varden Silver’s step-out drilling at Homestake Ridge discovers new high-grade gold zone: 79.49 g/t Au over 12.45m, including 1,335 g/t Au over 0.68m – Richard Mills

2024.02.15 The drill hits keep on coming at Dolly Varden Silver’s (TSXV:DV, OTC:DOLLF) Kitsault […]
February 15, 2024

Extreme Weather, Russia & Cyber Attacks Top Fears List

By Anna Fleck – Statista In the run up to the annual Munich […]
February 15, 2024

Visualizing the Rise of the U.S. as Top Crude Oil Producer

By Omri Wallach – Vistual Capitalist Over the last decade, the United States […]
February 15, 2024
Gold-Silver

Dolly Varden Silver (DV.V) is now officially in the gold business

February 15, 2024 – TheNewswire – Global Stocks News – On February 12, […]
February 14, 2024

Shutdown of deep ocean current could cause extreme climate change as soon as 2025 – Richard Mills

2024-02-14 The Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC) is a large system of water […]
February 14, 2024

Here’s the inflation breakdown for January 2024 – in one chart

By Greg Iacurci – CNBC Inflation declined in January and consumers’ buying power […]
February 14, 2024

Beneath the Skin of CPI Inflation, January: Powell’s Gonna Have a Cow when he Sees the Spike in “Core Services” Inflation

By Wolf Richter –  WOLF STREET We’ll start with the “core services” CPI (services minus energy […]
February 14, 2024

British Columbia Hatches $1.5 Billion Loan Plan to Boost Homebuilding

By Thomas Seal – Bloomberg British Columbia’s government launched a program to accelerate the […]
February 13, 2024

6 Advanced Ancient Inventions Beyond Modern Understanding

By Tara MacIsaac, Epoch Times – Ancient Origins We’ve lost the secret to making some […]
February 13, 2024

Where NATO Defense Expenditure Stands

By Katharina Buchholz – Statista Former U.S. President and current candidate for the […]
February 13, 2024

Mexican president proposes ban on open-pit mining

From Mining.com Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, known as AMLO, presented before […]
February 13, 2024

Russia’s formidable installations in Ukraine are reviving interest in fortification

From The Economist Forts are back in fashion. Ukraine’s counter-offensive last year was stymied […]
February 12, 2024

‘Indispensable’ mining and Junior’s place in the food chain – Richard Mills

2024.02.12 Due to our fascination with computers, social networks, and intellectual capital, we […]
February 12, 2024

Oil & Gas Giants Cash in Tens of Billions

By Florian Zandt – Statista On February 7, French energy company TotalEnergies announced an […]
February 12, 2024

Visualizing the Rise of the U.S. as Top Crude Oil Producer

By Omri Wallach – Elements Over the last decade, the United States has […]
February 12, 2024

How Living Like a Hunter-gatherer Could Improve Your Health

By Nicholas Bourne/The Conversation – Ancient Origins Many of us want to live long, […]
February 12, 2024

After Court Victory for Freedom Convoy, Canadians Ready to Sue

By Matthew Horwood – The Epoch Times Several Freedom Convoy protesters, buoyed by a […]
February 11, 2024

EU, US to align global minerals push against China’s supply grip

From Mining.com The US and the European Union are in talks to merge […]
February 11, 2024

It is vital to understand the role of gold

By Alasdair Macleod – Gold Money Without a proper knowledge of the legal […]
February 11, 2024

Drought across British Columbia could worsen this year

From The Weather Network Snow levels are 39 per cent below normal, according […]
February 11, 2024

Another ‘Great Retirement’ Wave Hits the US After Stocks Rally

By Alexandre Tanzi – Bloomberg A generation ago, one popular song implored workers to […]
February 10, 2024

2023 was a record year for gold demand – Richard Mills

2024.02.10 Gold demand reached an all-time high in 2023, according to the most […]
February 10, 2024

World Gold Council: “Blistering Central Bank Buying” Fuels Strong Gold Demand

From Schiff Gold Total gold demand hit an all-time high in 2023, according […]
February 10, 2024

Philippines gunning for fast and massive military build-up

By Richard Javad Heydarian – Asia Times Confronting a mighty China, the Philippines is […]
February 10, 2024

A Pause To The Pausing

From Sprott Money As January progressed, most U.S. economic data came in “stronger […]
February 9, 2024

Max Resource discovers target area 14, 28 targets for potential drill testing identified – Richard Mills

2024.02.09 Faced with the grim prospect of falling short of our climate targets, the […]
February 9, 2024

The Rise of Consumer Crypto

By Steve Kaczynski and Scott Duke Kominers – Project Syndicate Although non-fungible tokens are often […]
February 9, 2024

Green shoots for copper, nickel, zinc, aluminium prices

By Frik Els – Mining.com Expectations of a smaller reduction in US interest […]
February 9, 2024

California’s atmospheric rivers, explained

CBC Video A series of atmospheric rivers caused days of record-breaking rain over […]
February 9, 2024

The Fed Says Its Record Losses Don’t Matter

By Nicolás Cachanosky – American Institute for Economic Research The Federal Reserve recently […]
February 8, 2024

The US Is Living on Borrowed Time

By Matthew Piepenburg – Von Greyerez Gold The US is now in an open […]
February 8, 2024

The World’s Richest Countries Across 3 Metrics

By Niccolo Conte – Visual Capitalist How do you measure the economic success […]
February 8, 2024

Why China Won’t Fight the Houthis

By Yun Sun – Project Syndicate WASHINGTON, DC – Chinese policy in the […]
February 7, 2024

Mining industry dogged by retirements and lack of new recruits – Richard Mills

2024.02.07 One of the biggest challenges facing the mining industry is a growing […]
February 7, 2024

JP Morgan: Money is Gold and Nothing Else

By Schiff Gold Our nation’s top financier had it correct 111 years ago: […]
February 7, 2024

U.S. Diesel Supply Tightens As Manufacturing Comes Roaring Back

By Charles Kennedy – Oilprice.com U.S. manufacturers are recovering from an extended slump in […]
February 7, 2024

Why Iran is hard to intimidate

From The Economist Deterrence is a simple concept: using the threat of force to […]
February 7, 2024

The Scale of California’s Pineapple Express Phenomenon

By Katharina Buchholz – Statista A second atmospheric river rainstorm in a week is […]
February 5, 2024

Quinton Hennigh’s prescient vision – the trend is our friend – Richard Mills

2024.02.05 The most attractive gold juniors are those with assets in established mining […]
February 5, 2024

Artificial Intelligence vs. Human Stupidity

By Nouriel Roubini – Project Syndicate There is no shortage of hope – […]
February 5, 2024

Eyepopping Factory Construction Boom in the US: Chip Makers on Forefront, but CHIPS Act Funds Not Even Released Yet

By Wolf Richter – Wolf Street In December, companies plowed $18.4 billion into […]
February 4, 2024

How a Black pioneer helped the boom of northern B.C.’s gold rush

By Arrthy Thayaparan – CBC News John Robert Giscome left his mark on British Columbia. […]
February 4, 2024

Shroom boom

By Joel Ballard – CBC News Across the country, demand for psilocybin-assisted therapy […]
February 4, 2024

British Columbia’s Nisga’a Nation plans Indigenous-majority owned royalty company

By Blair McBride – Mining.com The Nisga’a Nation in northwest BC is forming Canada’s […]
February 4, 2024

Global Manufacturing Rebound Could Signal A Bright Year For Copper

By Frank Holmes – US Global Investers Some industry leaders are anticipating lofty […]
February 3, 2024

Want to know when the Fed cuts rates? Watch the consumer – Richard Mills

2024.02.03 The probability of interest rate cuts has many market participants pondering whether […]
February 3, 2024

Getting Physical: Why Bullion Has Outperformed Gold Stocks

By Schiff Gold Gold prices have been on a tear, with bullion prices […]
February 3, 2024

VIDEO: Ross Beaty on what’s next for junior miners as investors shun the space

From Mining.com Mining veteran Ross Beaty says he’s never seen a market like […]
February 2, 2024

Rising Rates and Robust Gold Demand?

From Goehring & Rozencwajg Over the last three years, this relationship broke down. […]
February 2, 2024

War in space is no longer science fiction

From the Economist A foretaste of space hostilities came on the evening of […]
February 1, 2024

Visualized: Past Interest Rate Cut Cycles and 2024 Forecasts

By Niccolo Conte – Visual Capatalist A key question mark for the U.S. […]
February 1, 2024

Gold demand to hit record with central bank buying, WGC says

From Mining.com Total gold demand hit a record last year and is expected […]
February 1, 2024

Top producers push for silver’s inclusion as a critical mineral in Canada and US

By Bruno Venditti  – Mining.com Top producers of silver are pushing for the […]
January 31, 2024

How global warming will drive conflict and worsen inequality – Richard Mills

2024.01.31 The last eight years have been the hottest on record, with 2023 […]
January 31, 2024

US Foreign Policy Is a Far Cry from the Founders Intent – MUST READ

By John Kennedy – Mises Institute At the Reagan National Defense Forum in […]
January 30, 2024

Global clean energy spending surges to $1.8 trillion. It’s Not Enough

From Mining.com Global spending on the clean-energy transition hit record highs as the world […]
January 29, 2024
Stock market

US Debt-to-GDP Ratio Worsens Further, Despite Solid Economic Growth, as Government Debt Balloons at a Scary Pace

By Wolf Richter –  WOLF STREET The US government debt is measured in “current dollars,” […]
January 28, 2024

Robust GDP Growth Adds to Hopes of a Soft Landing

By Felix Richter – Statista The U.S. economy grew faster than expected in […]
January 28, 2024

Every EV Qualified for U.S. Tax Credits in 2024

By Marcus Lu – Visual Capitalist This year, the list of qualified electric […]
January 28, 2024

Fed’s QT Taper Talks Are Already Behind The Eight Ball

By MN Gordon – Economic Prism Undoing the radical and extreme money printing […]
January 27, 2024

Fresh inflation data raises chance of Fed rate cut – Richard Mills

2024.01.27 The Federal Reserve’s interest-rate pause, due to successfully lowering inflation, and apparently […]
January 27, 2024

Visualizing All the Nuclear Waste in the World

By Bruno Venditti – Visual Capitalist Nuclear power is among the safest and […]
January 27, 2024

China’s Imagination Deficit

By Stephen S. Roach – Project Syndicate China is at a critical juncture. […]
January 27, 2024

Copper market a ‘powder keg’ ready to explode, says Friedland

By Jackson Chen – Mining.com The physical market for copper is “very, very tight […]
January 26, 2024

What would a nuclear winter look like? – Richard Mills

2024.01.26 From 1950 to 1990, the biggest threat to the planet was not […]
January 26, 2024

Gold’s Mild Pullback

By Adam Hamilton Gold bearishness has flared considerably during recent weeks’ selloff.  But […]
January 25, 2024

China’s Economic Overhaul: A Blueprint for Renewable Dominance

By Haley Zaremba – Oilprice.com The Chinese economy is changing, and the aftershocks of […]
January 25, 2024

Global Nuclear Power Generation to Hit an All-Time High in 2025

By Tsvetana Paraskova Oilprice.com Even as some countries phase out nuclear power or retire plants […]
January 24, 2024
Fresh water crisis unfolding

World groundwater levels showing ‘accelerated’ decline – study

By Reuters Groundwater levels across the world have shown widespread and “accelerated” decline […]
January 24, 2024

Prediction Consensus: What the Experts See Coming in 2024

By Niccolo Conte – Visual Capitalist As we look ahead to 2024, there […]
January 23, 2024

Max Resource: three metals, two exploration plays, both with scalability – Richard Mills

2024.01.23 The nature of the mining business is that metals prices tend to […]
January 23, 2024

This “Economist” Says $34 Trillion In Debt Is Definitely Not A Problem

By John Miltimore – QUOTH THE RAVEN “The federal debt starts the new […]
January 23, 2024

Fed Rate Cut Looks More Distant, But Soft Landing’s on Track. Here’s Why.

By Barron’s Just a few weeks ago, markets were convinced the Federal Reserve […]
January 22, 2024

When Gold’s Real, Uninflated Price Breaks Out – And How to Tell

By John Gideon Hartnett, Rafi Farber – Mises Institute From an analysis of […]
January 22, 2024

From Dystopia to Utopia in Gold & Silver

By SprottMoney We’re finally approaching the lows in Gold and Silver, which will coincide with the […]
January 22, 2024

Higher for Longer? Insights from the Copper/Gold Ratio

By Shiff Gold In the realm of institutional asset management, the copper/gold ratio […]
January 21, 2024

Cancer Cases Expected to Hit Record High in 2024

By Marina Zhang – Epoch Health “Overall cancer incidence is stable in men and […]
January 20, 2024

Bastiat versus MMT

By Jonathan Newman – Mises Institute Proponents of modern monetary theory (MMT) are […]
January 20, 2024

2024: The Super Election Year

By Katharina Buchholz – Statista According to the Anchor Change Election Cycle Tracker and […]