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Rocks vacuumed off the seafloor can power electric cars. But is mining the ocean worth it?

By Business Insider

Published : Jan. 24, 2023 - 11:21

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A Canadian mining startup says metal-rich rocks on the seafloor can help power the switch away from fossil fuels. Critics say mining them could cause serious ecological destruction, but no one knows exactly what the impact will be yet.