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Like most precious metals, gold was created after the Big Bang in the hearts of stars in a process called nuclear fusion.
Other precious metals and rare-earth metals crucial to modern tech are also spurring an arms race in the Arctic, with Russia, China and the United States vying for an advantage.
The scientific community knows that there are giant asteroids invaluably rich in gold, platinum, nickel, and other precious metals.The Game Has Changed: Why We Need New Rules for Space Exploration|Peter Cabral|March 3, 2021|Singularity Hub
After fueling a manic GameStop rally that led one hedge fund to post a 53% loss in January, day traders are now bidding up precious metals.
Asteroids also have significant resources, particularly precious metals that could be used for in-space manufacturing.A dollar can’t buy you a cup of coffee but that’s what NASA intends to pay for some moon rocks|Christian Davenport|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
Being there teaches you to think quickly, edit yourself, and not get too precious about your own work.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The taste of metal cutlery after years of plastic can also taste funny.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
From a lyrical standpoint, there are precious few that can catch Kendrick.The 14 Best Songs of 2014: Bobby Shmurda, Future Islands, Drake, and More|Marlow Stern|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In previous decades, hip-hop was something typically preached against, much like rock & roll and heavy metal before it.Down With the King: Christianity Isn’t Hiding in Rap’s Closet|Stereo Williams|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Woods were shredded, the earth trembled and the ground exploded in showers of stone and red-hot metal splinters.
But Mrs. Dodd, the present vicar's wife, retained the precious prerogative of choosing the book to be read at the monthly Dorcas.
Take care of a good name: for this shall continue with thee, more than a thousand treasures precious and great.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
I am not fool enough to put my precious Naps in jeopardy, just when I am so deucedly in want of them, too.
What is, then, this precious drink I read of in my Shakespeare—so precious, that your lordship will not trust him to his butler?
In the metal of the tenor several coins are visible, one being a Spanish dollar of 1742.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell