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Minerals Downunder App out now

Posted on 06 Aug 2013

The Minerals Downunder iPad app is now available for download from the app store.

Minerals Downunder provides an overview of:

  • Mineral formation
  • How valuable mineral deposits are discovered
  • Where they are found in Australia
  • How rich ore is retrieved from the ground
  • How minerals are extracted from the ore
  • How minerals are changed into everyday products

It also looks at the important issues of environmental management and sustainability.

Find some interesting information about one of the most exciting metals to be mined in Australia – gold!

The package concludes with some ‘Fascinating Mine Facts’ and contains an extensive glossary.


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