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How do they put the mountain top back on after they cut it off?


Mountain Topping: ¬†An alternative mining technique to digging into a mountain to extract valuable ores. ¬†Rather than tunnel, the mountain top is scraped to reveal buried ore. Cutting through successive thin layers efficiently exposes the ore while the mountain top … Continue reading

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