GEOGRAPHY IN THE NEWS:
With the arrival of the new iPhone 12 touting 5G speed comes the question, where do the components of our cell phones come from? This article from BBC Future reveals a toxic artificial lake in Inner Mongolia, China, that is central to the mining and production of the rare earth metals that have become essential to our electronics: www.bbc.com/future/article/20150402-the-worst-place-on-earth
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