Researchers at CU Boulder have received a grant to investigate biomining in space
Nearly the entire copper content has been extracted from shale deposits by harnessing micro-organisms...
Researchers at UCB have isolated organisms that cause acid-rock drainage
New processing methods are currently under development at Flinders University
Researchers from Harvard may have found a clean alternative to processing rare-earth metals
Rutgers scientists discover new strain of uranium-breathing bacteria
While experiencing ups and downs along with the changing fortunes of the mining industry, microbiological...