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Undermining the West Coast

Undermining the West Coast

The South African West Coast has always had a reputation as a wild place but it has taken an Australian mining outfit to show the locals just how wild things can get. The ...

Joburg's poisoned well

Joburg's poisoned well

Johannesburg exists because of gold. Now it's a race against time: mining operations have created an almighty pollution problem that threatens Egoli's water supply...[To read more of this incredible story, you have to be a ...