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Mining companies in WA are once again competing for workers | 7.30
 
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Recruitment specialists say mining companies, desperate for workers in remote areas, are again turning to FIFO workers from the eastern states, but are unlikely to pay the sky-high wages seen in the last big boom. Read more here: For more from ABC News, click here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/ Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/abcnews_au
Views: 27997 ABC News (Australia)
Dirty Business: How Mining Made Australia - Full Documentary
 
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Millions trust Grammarly's free writing app to make their messages, documents, and posts clear, mistake-free, and effective. Sign up today. It's free! https://bit.ly/2F5Fuey Dirty Business: How Mining Made Australia is the history of Australian mining. It portrays how over the last 150 years mining has made Australia rich, yet created an unending struggle over who shares in the wealth. It reveals how mining helped forge democracy yet has repeatedly plotted to influence politics and even overthrow democratically elected leaders. Whilst mining has also been deeply damaging to Aboriginal society, ironically in the 21st century, it may be aboriginal people's best hope of economic self-determination.
Views: 95630 Sterling Documentaries
Mining Jobs TV Episode 3  - Unskillled & Entry Level Mining Jobs
 
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MINING JOBS TV Episode 3: Unskillled & Entry Level Mining Jobs Brought to you by www.miningresumes.com - Kick-start your mining career today and email us at [email protected] or call Mining Resumes on 1300 737 863 Welcome to Episode 3 of Mining Jobs TV. Hi my name is Matt and I will be speaking to you today about unskilled and entry level jobs in the Australian mining industry. Mining Jobs TV is a FREE online TV channel presenting regular episodes where we will discuss mining jobs and tips that will help you to secure a job in the industry. You may have probably heard the stories about a friend of a friend who is earning over $100,000 a year on a mine somewhere in Western Australia or Queensland and wondered how you could get a mining job too. Entry level or unskilled jobs, like trade assistants or plant operators are hard to get now as every man and his dog are applying for them. The best way to get these jobs would be to move out to the little mining towns and live there and register with all the labour hire companies, there are hundreds of them. Trades people like fitters, welders, boilermakers and electricians still have a fairly good chance of picking up work on mining sites. If you don't have a trade, doing a rigging or scaffolding course would give you a good chance at getting a job, the courses are only about 4 weeks long, but they are fairly expensive. Other unskilled or basic jobs available include cleaners, laundry workers and kitchen hands which is not difficult if you have hospitality training and experience. Talking to people who are currently working on mining sites can be a big help, especially if you have no previous experience or qualifications. It would be even better if you could get in contact with expats from your own country who are working on mining sites. They can let you know who to call and what you need to do. If you are inexperienced and unqualified you need to be fit and ready for physical labour. The work will be very repetitive and routine based with long 12 hour days, so you really need to be mentally prepared, as well as physically. Some mines will have a very high turnover of workers. This is because many people go to work on the mines not knowing what to expect. Because there can be such a high turnover, you may not start earning big money straight away, although your wages won't be small either. Once you've proved yourself to be a reliable worker, your wages should increase. Most mining companies will run police checks, as well as drug and alcohol tests. Even though there are wet mess areas on-site where workers can unwind and drink alcohol, they do have to drink in moderation and be fit-for-work before their shift starts Shutdowns are exactly what the name suggests. Every now and then mining sites need to shut down for upgrades, maintenance or repairs and they usually hire people temporarily to work during shut downs. A lot of the work is unskilled and doesn't last very long, so it's great for backpackers who want to keep on travelling and don't want to make a full-time commitment. It's also a great way to get your foot in the door and gain valuable on-site experience. To do certain mining jobs you will need to get licences and training, or 'tickets' as they are more commonly known. There are lots of different types of tickets depending on what type of work you're going to do. Some tickets can be very expensive and mines in different states require different tickets, so you really need to do your research before you start spending money on courses. Don't think that just because you're female that the mining companies and recruiters won't consider you. The mining industry in Australia is becoming increasingly gender neutral. It's not just cooking and cleaning jobs either on offer for women either; more and more women are working on Australian mining sites, and in some cases, companies even prefer women for certain jobs. For example, a popular job for women on mining sites is driving a dump truck because research has shown that women are easier on the multi-million dollar equipment yet still get the job done. It's most important to ensure you have the resume professionally worded and designed to stand out from your competitors. We highly recommended Mining Resumes to prepare your resume as they are the industry leaders in resume preparation for clients seeking jobs in the mining and oil & gas industry. They can be contacted via phone on 1300 RESUME or have a look at their website miningresumes.com with package details and samples browse that demonstrate their quality and experience. If you aren't already signed up to receive the Mining Jobs episodes, fill out your name and email address in the box at the bottom right hand side of our website at miningjobs.tv or email us at [email protected]
Views: 55105 Monique Thompson
Bengalla Mining Company Corporate Video 2017
 
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Bengalla Mining Company operates an open cut mine located south west of Muswellbrook in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales, Australia.
World's insatiable appetite for batteries sparks lithium mining boom in Australia | ABC News
 
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Growing demand for batteries for electric cars and power storage is driving increased investment in lithium mining in Western Australia. WA is currently supplying more than 40 per cent of the world's lithium and a new mine in the Pilbara is the latest in a string of investments in the industry. The West Australian Government is now encouraging industry to build a battery factory in the state to capitalise on the boom. For more from ABC News, click here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/ Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/abcnews_au
Views: 15730 ABC News (Australia)
Mineral Resources Corporate Video
 
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Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) is an innovative and leading Australian mining services company, with a growing world-class portfolio of mining operations across multiple commodities, including iron ore and lithium.
Australia's economy needs big investment in innovation, experts say
 
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When Malcolm Turnbull took over as Prime Minister he promised that, with the mining boom over, innovation would be the key to unlocking jobs and growth. But, two-and-a-half years later, those responsible for commercialising new ideas say Australia is being left behind with sustained cuts to higher education and low business investment in research and development. One of the Government's own advisers says Australia is comparable to third world economies reliant on old industries like banking and mining, against countries like the US where the top companies are all high-tech. Chief economics correspondent Emma Alberici reports. For more from ABC News, click here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/ Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/abcnews_au
Views: 12546 ABC News (Australia)
Iron Mining 2017 Documentary HD - Iron Ore Mining
 
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This HD Documentary looks at the Technology behind Iron mining. How iron mined in Minnesota is made into steel; iron weapons revolutionize warfare; military metallurgists customize weapons and demonstrate their firepower; iron magnets.
The life on a mining village in Western Australia
 
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After working 9 months in different mining sites around Western Australia, I decided to make this little video after realizing that unless you've been there, it's really hard to imagine what is it to live on a mine site village. It's usually way better that what people imagine... For more information, check my blog at http://nomadxperiment.wordpress.com and these post : - To live on a mining camp in Australia ;http://wp.me/p2nFW7-kE - How to get a job on a mine site in Australia ? : http://wp.me/p2nFW7-ns If you ever need an SEO/SMO expert to rank your website on the first page of Google, check out my new digital marketing project : http://primuseo.com
Views: 152235 PrimuSEO
Top 10 Companies in Australia by Market Capitalisation
 
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Top 10 Companies in Australia by Market Capitalisation in the year 2018. The data is based on July 2018. ASX Reference: https://www.asx20list.com The list is included with No. 12 and 11 to show case Telstra dropped from the Top 10 list this year.
Views: 1413 SYNE Pictures
Massive 1000 hp Kenworth C510  with 5 trailer road train
 
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These Massive 1000 horsepower Kenworth C510s at Burton Downs Mine are specifically designed for off-highway use and rated up to 250 tonne. They’re powered by Cummins’ 19-litre QSK-19 engine which complies with Australian on-highway emission requirements (ADR80). Designed primarily for high-end road train applications, the big-bore Cummins engine provides superior levels of durability and reliability than is currently available from smaller cubic capacity engines. The engine delivers 606 hp (447 kW) at 2100 rpm, with peak torque of 1950 lb ft (2644 Nm) at 1300 rpm. Other key components include an 18-speed Fuller RTLO-22918B transmission, with a first gear ratio of 14.4:1 through to 0.73:1 in overdrive. Rear axles are Axle Tech STRC-1297 hub reduction (they’re the old Rockwell off-road model) with a final ratio of 9.59:1. The front axle is Rockwell FL941 rated at 9.1 tonne and the 295 mm deep chassis which has a far thicker web and flange than its highway cousins and features a full length double frame. These power trailer units have a Smith built body on the power-trans chassis (they’re the company who built the power trailer unit) and they’re fitted with either Cummins ISX or Signature engines rated at 450 and 500 horsepower. They are coupled to an Allison automatic transmission and tri-drive SISU hub reduction axles. The control of these trailers is via both a cab mounted hand throttle and married to the accelerator pedal. The advantage of this for instance is when the unit is climbing a hill the trailer can be set at full throttle and when the driver changes gear in the Kenworth C510 there is minimal road speed loss as the trailer is still pushing the unit.
Views: 3758689 RoadtrainsInAction
Queensland Dragline: Moving a 3,000 ton giant in half the time
 
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One of the largest mining companies in Queensland, Australia, faced a major challenge. It needed to move a 3,000-ton dragline excavator from one coal mine to another, almost 100 kilometers away. ‘Walking’ there would have caused significant wear-and-tear on the machine, and not allowed the company to take advantage of scheduled rail network shutdowns required to cross critical infrastructure. Mammoet was able to provide a safe, effective solution to load, move and unload the dragline using Self-Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs), ensuring the company did not lose out on productivity for this vital piece of mining equipment.
Views: 57017 Mammoet
The Biggest Carriers 🚚 Trucks In The World! Oversize Timber Transportation Australian Road Train
 
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Huge large multiwheel trucks. They carry what beyond the power of any other machine. Incredibly long trucks with dozens of wheels! Oversized cargo, road trains and timber trucks. Video from the USA, Australia, Turkey, Russia and many other countries around the world! The Biggest Carriers And Trucks In The World! Dangerous Oversize Load Transportation Road Train Mechanical Engineering The Biggest Carriers And Trucks In The World! Dangerous Oversize Load Timber Transportation Australian Road Train COOPERATION 1. Send us your video to [email protected] 2. Watch it on our compilation 3. Get links and views to your channel! Крупнейшие Перевозчики и Грузовики в Мире! Огромные крупногабаритные многоколесные фуры. Они перевозят то, что не под силу ни одной другой машине. Невероятной длины грузовики с несколькими десятками колес! Крупногабаритный груз, автопоезд и аварии на дороге. Видео из США, Австралии, Турции, России и многих других стран мира!
Views: 2766470 BogMonsterZ
The Role of Exploration in a Large Mining Company
 
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Tony Worth of First Quantum Minerals shares his thoughts on "The Role of Exploration in a Large Mining Company" at "Extracting Value from Exploration", an AIG W.A. Branch one day seminar held in Perth, 13th July 2015. The Australian Institute of Geoscientists represents Australian geoscientists employed in all sectors of the profession throughout Australia. The seminar at which this talk was presented is part of AIG's commitment to promote continued professional development by Australian geoscientists through convening high quality, topical and affordable seminars, talks, conferences and short courses.
Mine 2016 Webcast | Trends in the Global Mining Industry
 
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Mine is PwC's annual review of global trends in the mining industry. In our latest report we found that 2015 was a race to the bottom with many new records set by the world's 40 largest mining companies including the first ever collective net loss and market capitalisation reduction of 37%. To read the report visit www.pwc.com.au/mine-2016
Views: 4615 PwC Australia
🇦🇺 Australia's boomtown curse | 101 East
 
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Australia is blessed with rugged beauty and a wealth of natural resources - including coal, iron, natural gas and gold. Such minerals are powering Australia's economy to record highs. And as demand from China for more resources grows, new mines continue to open across the country. But critics say there is a dark side to this success story. Mining regions attract transient workers keen to make a quick buck, creating social and environmental problems and a rising crime rate. Mines are also draining Australia's pool of skilled labour from other industries and driving up wages. 101 East asks: What is the cost of Australia's mining boom? Here Australian 101 East fixer Sian Gard takes us behind the scenes of the 12-day film shoot with reporter-producer Chan Tau Chou and cameraman Lee Ali. When you travel what is the worst thing that could happen? Some might say missing a flight, others might say you get crammed into the centre seat on a full flight. But when you are part of a film crew, one of the more difficult challenges is travelling with 181 kilogrammes of camera equipment. When an international film crew from Al Jazeera English calls you and says they want to come to Australia and film a story about the mining industry in two weeks time, the first thing you say is "I would love to be a part of this incredible story". The second thing you do? Start working fast. The scope and depth of the mining industry, its impact on the country and the state can be broken down into small digestible chunks as political, economic and social, but the bigger picture is a great deal more complicated. The Australian mining industry has seen exponential growth over the last 10 years with increasing exports to China. Western Australia, considered the economic hub of the country, now holds the nation's purse strings and is host to some of the world's most influential mining and resource sector companies. Perth, considered the second-most isolated city in the world, has seen changes on many fronts that not only includes an increase in resource dollars but a higher cost of living, a politically strong liberal state government and increasing financial disparity between mining and resource sector employees and everyone else. So how does one get all these issues into one story? You make phone calls and lots of them. One-hundred-and-eighty-one kilogrammes of camera equipment and an introductory dinner later, we are off filming in Perth and Karratha. We have 12 days to interview a range of people invested in the mining and resources sector in various ways. Finance experts, counsellors who see the downside of living a Fly-In-Fly-Out (FIFO) lifestyle, business operators who say their home towns are dying due to the mining industry and police who are left to clean up the alcohol and drug fuelled mess from workers blowing off steam. The biggest challenge of a shoot on this scale? Distance, time and getting people to talk on camera. Logistically, organising a film shoot for a crew that is flying from Malaysia to Perth in western Australia and then Karratha in the north-west of western Australia, with budgets and deadlines is exciting, fun and a challenge. Accommodation, hire cars, flights, places to eat, filming permissions and scheduling interviews, your world becomes one mission and one only. Get what the film crew needs so that the story is done. Karratha in the north of the state is a 22-hour drive by car or a two-hour flight on one of two commercial carriers that fly every hour to the isolated desert town. After checking in with 181 kilogrammes of camera equipment or 13 cases of luggage and arriving in Karratha, we unpack and our long days begin. The strain of putting together a half-hour documentary in a foreign country and dealing with tight deadlines can put a great deal of pressure on any crew. People generally get tired, they snap and sometimes when you are confined to a small space for hours on end (i.e. a car that is loaded to the roof with camera equipment) the last thing you want to do is see the people you are working with. But Chan Tau Chou and Lee Ali approached the long stressful days with humour, grace, professionalism and the ability to sleep in the most unusual locations (on top of windy rocky outcrops). Filming in the north-west was a whirlwind of driving long distances, climbing rocky terrain, rising at 4am and falling into bed at midnight with back-to-back interviews in between. I am excited to see the final product of Australia's boomtown curse. I think it is a story that people need to hear about. Social Media links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Instagram: https://instagram.com/aljazeera/?ref=... Twitter: https://twitter.com/ajenglish Website: http://www.aljazeera.com/ google+: https://plus.google.com/+aljazeera/posts
Views: 93252 Al Jazeera English
Australian Mining - it all starts here
 
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Australian mining matters because it's part of modern life. Gulkula Mining Company Pty Ltd - owned by the Gumatj - mines bauxite from the Dhupuma Plateau Bauxite Mine on the Gove Peninsula, 30km south of Nhulunbuy in the Northern Territory. The bauxite - used for aluminium production - is sold to Rio Tinto’s Gove operation where it is processed and shipped to customers.
Fall in iron ore price hits Australia's miners
 
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A 30 per cent drop in the iron ore price is causing concern among Australia's miners who have invested heavily in greater production facilities on the expectation of continued rising demand from China. The FT's Jamie Smyth reports from the mining town of Port Hedland in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube; http://goo.gl/vUQx5k Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes
Views: 3169 Financial Times
Thousands of mining jobs are waiting in Western Australia but Aussies don’t want them
 
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Thousands of mining jobs are waiting in Western Australia but Aussies don’t want them: https://www.news.com.au/finance/business/mining/thousands-of-mining-jobs-are-waiting-in-western-australia-but-aussies-dont-want-them/news-story/9abb09bee9c85fc6419597a14e77df3e. Thanks for watching, subscribe for more videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCd_ODCcrc4jEWgi4qYyy0wg?sub_confirmation=1  From 2012 to 2016, the mining industry experienced a severe downturn, culling close to 60,000 jobs and making full-time work an almost impossible get. But now, especially in Western Australia and Queensland, the mining industry is on the road to recovery — and companies are begging Aussies to come and work for them. According to the latest data from SEEK, the mining, resource and energy sector has consistently recorded the largest growth in job ads for the past 11 months. The sector is throwing out 32 per cent more job ads now than it was at the same time last year and is posting almost four times more job ads than Australia’s average. But just because mining companies are putting out thousands of ads and offering salaries paying well over $150,000 doesn’t mean Aussies are picking them up. Earlier this week, the CEO of WA’s Chamber of Minerals and Energy backed a migration agreement that would hopefully combat a severe skills shortage in the mining region of the Goldfields. If approved, the Designated Area Migration Agreement would allow overseas workers to be flown over to work in the mines and would make them exempt from the skilled migrants requirement. Chief executive Paul Everingham told the ABC there were more than 1000 vacancies in the Kalgoorlie-Boulder mining sector and said the region was at crisis point.  “You can’t sugar coat that — they’re available now and they’re not being filled, so however you can get them (workers),” Mr Everingham said. “All Australian companies want to employ Australians first, but if there aren’t enough Australians … we have got to remember there’s an infrastructure boom going on in NSW. “So if we have to set up special immigration or work zones, our members would definitely welcome the ability to get access to skilled workers immediately.” The WA mining industry is advertising for thousands of jobs ranging from cleaners to tradesmen to university-educated engineers. But following Mr Everidge’s comments, a number of people involved in the state’s mining industry have said more needs to be done to make relocating an attractive proposition. Despite the huge salaries fly-in fly-out workers earn, most complain of having no work-life balance. FIFO workers typically have higher rates of suicide, struggle with depression due to long hours and loneliness and report higher rates of workplace bullying and alcoholism. In 2015, the West Australian government conducted a 10-month investigation into the state’s FIFO workforce. Lifeline WA admitted in October last year it still had no idea exactly how many FIFO workers were affected by mental illness or how many had committed suicide while away from their families to work in the state’s mines. Even the report issued after the lengthy investigation admitted “the inquiry struck several problem areas in relation to statistics”. “Clear data was difficult to find in the areas of: a definitive total number of workers employed in the Western Australia resources industry on a FIFO #Thousands, #mining, #jobs, #waiting, #WesternAustralia, #Aussies, #don’t, #want, #them #miningindustry, #mentalillness, #mentalhealth, #workersdying, #miningindustryaccounts, #flyinflyoutworkers, #Australiangovernment, #miningsector, #resourcesindustry, #Australiancompanies, #parttimework, #miningcompanies, #miningregion, #mentalhealthissues, #migrationagreement, #skilledmigrantsrequirement, #Companiestalk, #miningjobs, #worklifebalance, #suicidestatistics, #prevalencerate, #suiciderates, #crisispoint, #energysector, #productionsites, #skillsshortage, #problemareas, #WesternAustralia, #Australia, #AustraliaandNewZealand, #Oceania, #Queensland, #UniversityofWesternAustralia, #AustralianBureauofStatistics, #CommunityServices, #MentalHealthCommission, #ChamberofMineralsandEnergy, #PeterMiller, #PaulEveringham, #NatalieWolfe
Views: 2457 Faustino Cardwell
GOLD MINING in AUSTRALIA | A cinematic drone video of the gold mining process 2018
 
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This cinematic drone short film was shot at the Edna May gold mine site in Western Australia over a 6 month period and is owned by Ramelius Resources. The video aims to portray the modern processes that are used to mine the lucrative golden mineral. **Approval has been given by the Mine Manager and COO of Ramelius Resources to post this video. Main Footage shot with the DJI Mavic Pro Other footage - Sony Alpha 6300 Music: OdinMann - Inspiring Corporate Cinematic Trailer [Music Standard Licence] Edited with Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2017 I also take photos: https://www.instagram.com/carranddrone/ https://www.facebook.com/CarrandDrone/ www.carranddrone.com Other feature videos: Seeding Australia: https://youtu.be/CoDaA0GayOc Cunderdin Harvest: https://youtu.be/pU3OuRdWqc8 Mukinbudin by drone: https://youtu.be/k9P9gzxm218
Views: 4346 Carr And Drone
World first delivery of iron ore with world’s largest robot
 
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Rio Tinto has achieved a significant milestone with the first delivery of iron ore by an autonomous train in the Pilbara, Western Australia.
Views: 18512 Rio Tinto
Mine 2017
 
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Stop. Think... Act is PwC’s 2017 annual financial review of the world’s largest Top 40 mining companies.
Views: 676 PwC Australia
Big companies will survive as mining boom dwindles
 
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The panel discusses how much investment in mining Australia will see as the Chinese economy slows down.
Australia's biodiversity: mining
 
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Mining occurs throughout Australia, but its direct impacts on biodiversity are relatively limited compared with other major land uses because the areas affected are generally small. Dr Alan Andersen talks about the main impacts of mining on biodiversity and how these can be appropriately managed through processes like strategic regional assessments, use of bioindicators in rehabilitation, and biodiversity offsets. (06:12) Access CSIRO's book Biodiversity: Science and Solutions for Australia - http://www.csiro.au/biodiversitybook Video transcript available here: http://www.csiro.au/news/transcripts/YouTubeTranscripts/2014/July/CH11-Alan-Andersen.html
Views: 8308 CSIRO
Australian Mining Companies in Africa
 
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Eleanor Bell Fox, Journalist; Recorded on June 27, 2016 More information about Eleanor's project, Fatal Extraction: Australian Mining in Africa, can be found here: http://pulitzercenter.org/project/fatal-extraction-australian-mining-in-africa The full multimedia presentation can be found here: https://projects.icij.org/fatalextraction/ 2016 Summer Teacher Institute - Global Issues in Local Contexts: Turning International Journalism into Teachable Lessons Conflict and international migration. Consumption and waste. Environmental degradation and conservation. No matter where we live, these issues affect our lives. But how do these issues manifest differently around the world? How do global issues connect to local contexts? How are contemporary challenges handled in different places around the world? And how can we present these important topics to students in ways that will both engage them and connect them to the larger world? This two-day professional development workshop brought together award-winning journalists supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and digital educational resources created by Pulitzer Center and UChicago to address the incorporation of current global issues in the classroom. The Institute is presented by the University of Chicago Center for East Asian Studies, Center for East European and Russian/Eurasian Studies, Center for Latin American Studies, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Neighborhood Schools Program, Oriental Institute, and UChicago Engages, in partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. It is made possible through generous support from the Title VI National Resource Center grants from the US Department of Education. For more information about future workshops and resources from past events see the UChicago Educator Outreach page: http://educatoroutreach.uchicago.edu/
Kalgoorlie Superpit - World Biggest Liebherr CAT Gold Mining Equipment Monster Trucks in action
 
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The Kalgoorlie Super Pit in Western Australia's goldfields region is a sight to see! The machines that work this goldmine are GIGANTIC! Check out extreme machines from around Australia here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gQLK84vhDLA&list=PLzxTGsHDKnKUmLrRvd3X-kquy6LDjRp_H : Please subscribe for more great outback videos : © OZOUTBACK All rights reserved 2018. Any reproduction or republication of all or part of this video/audio is prohibited
Views: 2768 Oz Outback Family
Wttenoom Gorge Asbestos Mine - Australia's Chernobyl
 
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Lang Hancock started mining blue asbestos with Aboriginal labour in the Hamersley Ranges in the 1930s. In 1943 he started the Wttenoom Asbestos Mine in Wittenoom Gorge. He did not go to the war because asbestos was essential for the war effort. He sold the mine to the Australian Blue Asbestos company in 1948 but stayed on as manager. After the company closed the mine in 1966, Hancock and Wright used the mine buildings and village as their headquarters. The town remained open until the mid 1980s. Thousands of immigrants and Aboriginal people worked at Wittenoom and at Point Samson, or on the transport trucks. Many died from Lung diseases. Asbestos fibres were used to make the school playgrounds and throughout the town. In 2005 the powerhouse was closed and less than 8 residents remained. The old mine buildings were demolished and buried in 2003, however the tailings have not been cleaned up. Mountains of deadly tailings remain in the beautiful gorge, washing down the creeks. Wittenoom Gorge remains an important place for the Banyjima Aborginal people. The Australian government wants to forget about this mining disaster, In 2012 the minesite remains a deadly hazard in an otherwise beautiful landscape.
Views: 25498 kulaluk1971
Destination WA - Lestok Tours – Rio Tinto Mine tour
 
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Ever wanted to see inside a working mine? Trevor takes a tour inside the Rio Tinto mine in Tom Price to see how it all works.
Views: 955 Destination WA
Mining Job TV Episode 1 - Working in the Mining Industry
 
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MINING JOBS TV Episode 1: Working in the mining industry Brought to you by www.miningresumes.com - Kick-start your mining career today and email us at [email protected] or call Mining Resumes on 1300 737 863 Welcome to the first episode Mining Jobs TV. My name is Matt and today I will be talking about 'working in the Australian mining industry.' Mining Jobs TV is a FREE online TV channel presenting regular episodes where we will discuss mining jobs and tips that will help you to secure a job in the industry. Mining in Australia is a significant primary industry and major contributor to the Australian economy with many different ores and minerals are mined throughout the country. The good news is that the Australian mining industry employees people across a broad range of areas from unskilled labourers to mining engineers. There are also opportunities in administrative, human resources and management positions together with numerous trade related opportunities such as Trades Assistant, Boilermakers, Carpenters, Welders, Electricians and Plumbers. As you are probably aware mining jobs are achievable yet very competitive. It is not unusual for HR Managers to receive 500 or 1000 plus resumes for an advertised vacancy ... so it's most important to ensure you have the resume professionally worded and designed to stand out from your competitors. A talented Resume Writer will be skilled in selling your skills and wording the document in a way that includes all important key words. This will give you the best chance of getting one of these jobs and they will also see you are serious about a career in mining due to the efforts you have made in presenting a polished document that clearly states what you have to offer. We highly recommended Mining Resumes to prepare your resume as they are the industry leaders in resume preparation for clients seeking jobs in the mining and oil & gas industry. They can be contacted on 1300 RESUME or have a look at their website miningresumes.com with package details and samples you look at. Many Australians want to know what type of entry level jobs are available in the mining industry that don't require a trade qualification. Both men and women are sought after by mining companies offering jobs such as Cleaner, Utilities, Trades Assistant, Service Crew, Catering, Kitchen Hand, Utilities and Laundry Work. Some of these jobs will require previous experience in areas such as cleaning, catering and hospitality but don't necessarily require previous experience working on mine sites. The main skills and attributes the mining companies are looking for include: - An understanding and commitment to workplace safety - Willingness to travel or work away from home for extended periods - Ability to complete additional courses or training - Strong work ethic and willingness to work 12 hour shifts - Flexible and adaptable approach to work - Capacity to work unsupervised and as part of a team - Punctual, reliable - High level of physical health and fitness - Willingness to undertake drug and alcohol testing as mine sites are focused on a high level of safety and you cannot be under the influence of these substances when working on site You may be wondering, how do I find out about these jobs? Mining jobs are all advertised on the careers pages of the major mining companies such as BHP, Rio Tinto and the Compass Group. You can find the companies through Google Search or email us and we will happily provide an up to date list for you. Mining jobs are also advertised on sites such as seek.com.au which is the main job search site in Australia. You can find the jobs by searching under the mining industry section and by typing key words such Dump Truck which will display all the current jobs available relating to dump truck driving. I hope that you have found this episode helpful and I look forward to talking to you again in Episode 2 where I will provide an insight into mining jobs available and where to find them. If you aren't already signed up to receive the Mining Jobs episodes, fill out your name and email address in the box at the bottom right hand side of our website at miningjobs.tv or email us at [email protected] Thanks for watching and see you next time.
Views: 10564 Monique Thompson
Is Australia's mining boom losing steam?
 
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Australia has one of the strongest economies in the developed world, avoiding the recession that's affected so many other countries in recent years.     That's partly down to the country's rich mining sector, which makes up two-thirds of its exports.   But is the booming industry losing steam? Al jazeera's Andrew Thomas reports now from the remote Pilbara region in Western Australia.
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Partnering with the Worlds leading Mining Companies
 
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NEPEAN Mining is the chosen partner for high value, innovative and sustainable solutions for the world's leading mining companies. Comprising of NEPEAN Power, NEPEAN Longwall and NEPEAN Conveyors, NEPEAN provides an extensive portfolio of mining products and services, a one stop mining solution. NEPEAN Mining is Australia's largest privately owned supplier of specialised mining equipment. Supporting the Australian mining industry for over 40 years, our expertise includes turn key conveyor systems, complete longwall mining systems, electrical and control systems and surface based methane plants for the extraction and utilisation of gas. NEPEAN works closely with customers to ensure maximum productivity of equipment, supply critical parts and services, and most importantly, achieve the lowest cost of production over the life cycle of the equipment. Capabilities include design, manufacture, installation, service support, operational optimisation and life cycle management of underground and overland equipment and infrastructure. NEPEAN Mining is the chosen partner for high value, innovative and sustainable solutions for the world's leading mining companies. Products & Services: - Fully engineering turn key mining conveyor systems - Complete longwall mining & coal clearance systems - Customised mining electrical and power equipment - Mine methane drainage solutions - Support services for conveyors, longwall and power - Support services for Methane gas extraction Contact: Managing Director - Rolf Van Rooyen Email: [email protected] Phone: +61 2 4647 2715 Mobile: +61 417 213 129 Fax: +61 2 4647 2714 Web: www.nepean.com/mining
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WIRTGEN GmbH┃Job Report: Impressive Iron Ore Mining in Australia with Surface Miner
 
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In recent years, the surface miner fleet of the Fortescue Metals Group (FMG), one of Australia’s largest iron ore producers, has grown to a total of 43 machines, with 28 WIRTGEN 4200 SM and 15 WIRTGEN 2500 SM, which ensure the selective, economical extraction of high-quality iron ore in the Pilbara region. The WIRTGEN Surface Miners cut, crush and load the material in a single step, thus providing enormous potential savings. For example, they lower production costs by some 40 percent per ton of iron ore, and the investment costs are around 50 percent lower than for conventional mining methods. More under: http://www.wirtgen.de/en/job-reports/surface-mining-4200-sm-australien/4200_sm_australien_fmg.php
Views: 3081 Wirtgen Group
Mount Isa Mines: a video tour of the Glencore Mount Isa facility and the Mt Isa mines
 
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Mount Isa Mines is one of the biggest mining operations in Australia. Part of the Glencore group, Mount Isa’s operations and products play vital roles in its local community. Glencore Mt Isa mining is the second largest producer of copper in Australia; our copper mines comprise the largest network of underground mine development in the world. Our operation encompasses underground mines, as well as a copper concentrator, copper smelter and supporting services. Mount Isa Mine is also home to Glencore’s largest source of zinc concentrate, as well as being one of the largest zinc mines in the world. Our zinc assets consist of two underground mines, two open cut mines, a zinc-lead concentrator and filter plant, a lead smelter, and supporting services. Our community development activities are a key part of our commitment to the Mount Isa community. These programmes help us develop partnerships with local community organisations, and give us the opportunity to support local art and culture, education, enterprise and job creation, environment, social and community development, and health initiatives. Since 2005, we have invested about $33 million through our community development projects and initiatives across our north Queensland communities spanning Mount Isa, Cloncurry, Camooweal, Bowen and Townsville. You can find out more about Mount Isa mining at http://www.mountisamines.com.au
Views: 11213 Glencore
Australian Mining Technology Equipment and Services METS
 
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Australian Mining Technology Equipment and Services METS, australian technology park, australian technology, mining in australia documentary, mining in australia for kids, gold mining in australia, opal mining in australia, coal mining in australia, uranium mining in australia, diamond mining in australia, mining trucks in australia, mining in western australia, mining engineering in australia, mining in australia, agriculture technology in australia, information technology in australia, educational technology in australia, technology in australia,The Situation Today Australia is one of the world's leading mineral resources nations. It is the world's largest refiner of bauxite and the fourth largest producer of primary aluminium. It is the largest producer of gem and industrial diamonds, lead and tantalum, and the mineral sands ilmenite, rutile and zircon. It is the fifth largest producer and largest exporter of black coal and the second largest producer of zinc, the third largest producer of gold, iron ore and manganese ore and the fourth largest producer of nickel. It is the fifth largest producer of copper and silver. It has the world's largest resources of low-cost uranium. Australia also has the potential to remain among the world's leading mineral nations. New deposits have been discovered and developed as demand for mineral products grows, but the minerals industry has to continue to find and develop more mineral deposits to meet the demand for its products and replace worked out mines. Many Australians believe huge areas of the continent are devoted to mining when in fact less than 0.02 per cent of Australia is affected by mining. Although this disturbance is small when compared with that caused by other activities such as real estate development, farming and grazing, road construction and the urban sprawl, the minerals industry must responsibly manage the environment in which it operates. Australians enjoy one of the highest living standards in the world and part of the reason is that it is a major trading nation. The minerals industry is one of the biggest contributors to Australia's export trade.Technology in Australia Australia is known for adopting new technologies at a faster rate than most other countries in the world; for example, it entered the new millennium with one of the highest rates of internet access in the world. Scientists and researchers from Australia have been responsible for many major breakthroughs and technological developments around the world. In fact, Australia boasts eights Nobel Prize recipients—not bad for a country with a population of about 19 million. The growth of technology in Australia has had several important results; it has increased opportunities for innovation and design; helped various industries make improvements in their already existing establishments, and helped them to improve the quality of their goods. The technology growth has also helped to improve Australia’s economy, as it is now one of the leading countries in the world for importing and exporting goods.
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Top 5 Mining Equipment Manufacturers In Australia
 
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1. Caterpillar 2. Komatsu 3. Volvo Construction Equipment 4. Hitachi 5. Liebherr
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Australia's Altona Mining Acquired! - Copper Mountain Mining
 
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Copper Mountain has completed the acquisition of Australia's Altona Mining. To see more videos like this one go to www.b-tv.com.
Eyeson Safety & Training - Australia's largest training site & only replicated mining environment
 
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Eyeson Safety and Training is fast becoming recognised as one of Australia's foremost providers in training programs to the mining, civil and construction industries. Our Perth Training Facility, located only 20 minutes north of Perth boasts Australia's largest training site and only replicated mine site environment. Eyeson Safety and Training is unique in its ability to offer a truly dynamic mix of industry leading services including: - Mobile Plant and High Risk Training & Assessment Services; - Traineeships & Apprenticeships; - Heavy Vehicle Driver Training & Assessments; - Certificate IV Qualifications; - HSEQ and Training consulting, advice and support - Provision of contract and interim HSEQ and Training Professionals Our commitment to small courses sizes and personalised approach, coupled with real machines means Eyeson Safety & Training trainees' gain real experience within a realistic working environment. This provides our organisation with the capacity to deliver effective training solutions to our students far exceeding that of any other training organisation in Australia. For further information please call 08 9240 9242 or email [email protected]
Views: 251 Eyeson Perth
COO Leaders Mining Australia Summit 2013 Sponsor Testimonial Video
 
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This short video of Australia's leading mining event; COO Leaders Mining Summit 2013. It focuses on the sponsors that we had on board. They give some great testimonials on 2013's event, explain what they thought on the Summit and speak about the event in general. They all hope to come back again for next year's event. The COO Leaders Mining Summit is Australia's ONLY event designed specifically for COO leaders from within Australia's major mining companies to discuss and interact as one over a range of important issues currently facing the industry. The current challenges and opportunities are highlighted through visionary keynote presentations, round-table sessions, interactive workshops, panel discussions and think tank sessions delivered by your most esteemed peers and thought leaders in the mining community. The one-to-one meetings with leading solution providers also provide you with a wealth of expertise, while the informal networking opportunities, gala dinners and leisure activities create a unique interactive forum. http://cooleaders.com.au/
Dirty Power: Big Coal’s network of influence over the coalition government
 
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Find out more: https://act.greenpeace.org.au/dirtypower We’ve uncovered the web of connections between the world’s biggest coal giants, industry groups, lobbyists and powerful media organisations that serves to halt action on climate change and stall the transition to clean energy. The coal industry has infiltrated Australia’s federal government through a secretive network of ties, working to influence Australia’s political decisions at the highest level: right up to the office of the Prime Minister, Scott Morrison.
Living conditions in mining camps
 
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Queensland District Vice President Mitch Hughes talks about conditions in mining camps
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How Canadian mining companies are leading in application and innovation of engineering
 
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We caught up with Professor Elizabeth Croft, Monash University’s Dean of Engineering, at the 2018 International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC). It has been long established that a higher level of testosterone leads to greater tyre wear and accidents, in this video Elizabeth shares her thoughts on why there are not more female truck drivers, and discusses how Canadian mining companies are leading other nations in the application, and innovation of engineering at an operating level. IMARC returns to the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre from 28 - 31 October 2019. For more information please visit http://imarcmelbourne.com/ About IMARC The International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) is where global mining leaders connect with technology, finance and the future. Now in its 6th year, it is Australia’s largest mining event bringing together over 6000 decision makers, mining leaders, policy makers, investors, commodity buyers, technical experts, innovators and educators from over 90 countries to hear from 350 thought leaders and meet 250 exhibitors over four days of learning, deal-making and unparalleled networking.
What will be the biggest transformative technology for mining over the next 10 years? Ann Burns
 
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We caught up with Ann Burns, Resources Industry Lead of Accenture at the 2018 International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC). Digital transformation, what does that mean and look like for the top 100 mining companies today? With plenty of mining companies talking about the likes of big data, AI and various digital applications to transform mining operations – we asked Ann what she thinks will be the single biggest transformative technology over the next 10 years. In discussing the technical challenges with digital transformation, Ann explains how much of this is down to the human-side, whether this is lack of expertise, resistance to change or other factors. As well as what the jobs of the future will look like in this new digital world. IMARC returns to the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre from 28 - 31 October 2019. For more information please visit http://imarcmelbourne.com/ About IMARC The International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) is where global mining leaders connect with technology, finance and the future. Now in its 6th year, it is Australia’s largest mining event bringing together over 6000 decision makers, mining leaders, policy makers, investors, commodity buyers, technical experts, innovators and educators from over 90 countries to hear from 350 thought leaders and meet 250 exhibitors over four days of learning, deal-making and unparalleled networking.
Mining Companies Tumble After Australia Announces Carbon Tax (RIO,BHP, AAUKY)
 
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A number of mining companies are in the red after Australia's prime minister said the government would require the nation's 500 largest polluters to pay a tax of A$23 per ton of carbon they produce. Australian mining company Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) said the tax - due to take effect in mid-2012 - will curtail investment and job creation. In early trading, Rio Tinto dropped 2.53% to $70.88, BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) is also down 2.50% to $93.41, and Anglo American (PINK:AAUKY) slid 3.26% to $24.30.
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CSG Mining companies are destroying Wild Australia, SHARE IT EVERYWHERE!
 
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SHARE IT EVERYWHERE! greedy mining companies are destroying the beautiful Australian environment, - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XrE7LzZCn1E Video by Lock the Gate Alliance -https://www.youtube.com/user/LTGAlliance/videos
Australian miners welcome Chinese money
 
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The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies says China is becoming an attractive investment partner for Australia's resources sector.
Schroeders Says Australia Tax May Slow Mining Mergers: Video
 
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May 3 (Bloomberg) -- Tim Schroeders, who helps manage about $1.1 billion at Pengana Capital Ltd. in Melbourne, talks with Bloomberg's Heidi Couch and Haslinda Amin about the impact of Australia's proposed changes to federal mining industry taxes on the industry. BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group led declines in mining stocks in Sydney trading on concern Australias plans to impose the worlds heaviest tax regime on resource companies will cut billions of dollars from profits. The 40 percent tax on resource profits will start from 2012. (Source: Bloomberg)
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Mt. Moss Mining
 
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Mt Moss Mine is the largest magnetite deposit on Australia's east coast. The mine is situated in the old Ewan mining field, 110km west of Townsville in North Queensland, which saw pioneer Australians explore and mine rich copper and tin in the area from 1890 until the 1930's. Since 1958, various international mining companies including BHP and MIM have explored the area for copper, lead, zinc and tin mineralisation. In 2005 Curtain Bros bought from Jervois Mining NL (a small, publically listed exploration company) mining lease ML10171 and set up a subsidiary company called Mt Moss Mining. From acquisition, Curtain Bros commenced the construction of site workshop facilities, offices, laboratory, camp and accommodation facilities as well as 50 km of roads to a standard suitable to haul large tonnages of iron ore product. During the construction phase, over 30,000 meters of combined percussion chip and diamond core drilling was completed to delineate a magnetite iron ore resource in excess of 20Mt. The potential for significant additional resources containing copper and zinc credits is very high. Mining commenced from the Willett's Knob, stage 1 pit in 2007. A stage 2 pit cutback commenced in November 2007 and was completed in early December 2008 to a depth of approximately 70 meters. Mount Moss Mining is processing stockpiled magnetite ore through two separate benification circuits to produce two saleable product streams. The mine employs over 75 personnel working across all mining areas including mobile and fixed plant operators, and mechanical and electrical trades, geology, mines engineering, metallurgy, administration, catering and housekeeping.
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Data Mining: How You're Revealing More Than You Think
 
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Data mining recently made big news with the Cambridge Analytica scandal, but it is not just for ads and politics. It can help doctors spot fatal infections and it can even predict massacres in the Congo. Hosted by: Stefan Chin Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe! ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Lazarus G, Sam Lutfi, Nicholas Smith, D.A. Noe, سلطان الخليفي, Piya Shedden, KatieMarie Magnone, Scott Satovsky Jr, Charles Southerland, Patrick D. Ashmore, Tim Curwick, charles george, Kevin Bealer, Chris Peters ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: https://www.aaai.org/ojs/index.php/aimagazine/article/viewArticle/1230 https://www.theregister.co.uk/2006/08/15/beer_diapers/ https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2012/04/everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-data-mining-but-were-afraid-to-ask/255388/ https://www.economist.com/node/15557465 https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/9-bizarre-and-surprising-insights-from-data-science/ https://qz.com/584287/data-scientists-keep-forgetting-the-one-rule-every-researcher-should-know-by-heart/ https://www.amazon.com/Predictive-Analytics-Power-Predict-Click/dp/1118356853 http://dml.cs.byu.edu/~cgc/docs/mldm_tools/Reading/DMSuccessStories.html http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2058205,00.html https://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/19/magazine/shopping-habits.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0 https://www2.deloitte.com/content/dam/Deloitte/de/Documents/deloitte-analytics/Deloitte_Predictive-Maintenance_PositionPaper.pdf https://www.cs.helsinki.fi/u/htoivone/pubs/advances.pdf http://cecs.louisville.edu/datamining/PDF/0471228524.pdf https://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/28/bizarre-insights-from-big-data https://scholar.harvard.edu/files/todd_rogers/files/political_campaigns_and_big_data_0.pdf https://insights.spotify.com/us/2015/09/30/50-strangest-genre-names/ https://www.theguardian.com/news/2005/jan/12/food.foodanddrink1 https://adexchanger.com/data-exchanges/real-world-data-science-how-ebay-and-placed-put-theory-into-practice/ https://www.theverge.com/2015/9/30/9416579/spotify-discover-weekly-online-music-curation-interview http://blog.galvanize.com/spotify-discover-weekly-data-science/ Audio Source: https://freesound.org/people/makosan/sounds/135191/ Image Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Swiss_average.png
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Australia Mining Protest - Standing on Sacred Ground
 
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See Aboriginal elders practice ancient rituals and protest government collusion with mining companies that is destroying a sacred river in Australia's Northern Territory. This scene comes from the Islands of Sanctuary episode of the four-part series, Standing on Sacred Ground. The episode also shows Native Hawaiians using indigenous ecological and spiritual practices to restore the sacred island of Kaho`olawe after 50 years of military use as a bombing range. Standing on Sacred Ground chronicles indigenous people in eight communities around the world standing up for their traditional sacred lands in defense of cultural survival, human rights and the environment. Watch them stand against industrial mega-projects, consumer culture, resource extraction, competing religions, tourists and climate change. Standing on Sacred Ground was produced by the Sacred Land Film Project, http://sacredland.org, a project of Earth Island Institute. To deepen public understanding of sacred places, indigenous cultures and environmental justice, the Film Project produces a variety of media and educational materials—films, videos, DVDs, articles, photographs, school curricula and other materials. The Sacred Land Film Project uses journalism, organizing and activism to rekindle reverence for land, increase respect for cultural diversity, stimulate dialogue about connections between nature and culture, and protect sacred lands and diverse spiritual practices. If you enjoyed this clip, please consider supporting our ongoing work by visiting http://standingonsacredground.org/ and clicking Donate.