What a crazy year 2020 has been for us all! It’s been one for the books – both good and bad. The Covid-19 pandemic have a direct impact on the way the biggest mining companies operate, but the influence on individual miners are relatively small. Humanity has probably seen worse times, but I’m not ready to close that chapter and move on to 2021 as yet. Why? It’s because I don’t want to sign off without a goodbye to those fascinating new finds and new species discovered throughout 2020 like no others!
The magic world of minerals is always full of surprises, so does the case for 2020. Let’s take a look at some of the 2020’s new species and new finds, I feel pretty confident I’m not alone in bidding it a long and slow farewell :-P