April 9, 2018
There is a lot of fear surrounding nuclear power.
Ever since the nuclear age began with twin detonations in Japan at the end of the Second World War, the world has been nervous about nuclear.
There have been a few accidents over the years, which get a lot of attention. While radioactive fly...
April 7, 2018
The mining industry isn't looked to as a hotbed of innovation.
Doug Casey has pointed out that the industry is mired in the 19th century. Part of this is the nature of the business. Digging up rocks and moving them around isn't the easiest sector to digitize.
The way that minerals...
April 4, 2018
Legendary investor Jim Rodgers muses that it has never been easy to make money.
For those of you that don't know him, he founded the first hedge fund, ever, with a partner named George Soros.
This all happened back in the 1970's, right after President Nixon decided to stop redeeming...
April 1, 2018
Lithium and cobalt have rallied hard as a new generation of technologies become mainstream.
There have been a number of demand drivers, ranging from the near ubiquity of smartphones across the planet, to the rapid development of Electric Vehicles (EV's).
It all comes down to new ways of...
March 31, 2018
Royalty and Streaming (R&S) companies aren't always the first sector to come up when gold and silver investments are discussed, but they offer investors a unique way to gain exposure to the sometimes volatile precious metals market.
The big discoveries always grab the market's...