21st Century
Mining for
K-12 Educators

Basic geology & exploration – Finding the minerals

The Uranium Industry


Uranium supplies 20 percent of our everyday electric energy in the United States, but is a little known mineral which is generally associated with bombs.  This lecture describes the industry in general, where uranium is found, and the many uses of the metal.

Educators who wish to use portions of these free online lectures are welcome to do so as long as credit is given to CMAEF for its content.

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