Termite hue a base metal clue

SCIENTISTS from Australia’s national science agency have come up with a different way to find hidden metal deposits said to be vital for the impending world-wide transition to a low emission future.

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Red termite mound showing blue metallic surface around base.

CSIRO scientists used sample analysis methods on termite mounds and soils near a zinc-lead-silver deposit in Western Australia's Pilbara and found the metallic blue crusts of manganese on display