Anorthosite: The rare mineral geologists say is key to solving the climate crisis

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Geologists say a rare rock called anorthosite could be key to solving some of the world’s climate problems.

Other than on the moon, the purest form of the mineral can be found in Greenland. Deposits from the mineral could help make more sustainable aluminum and fiberglass.

As Eric Sorensen explains, that’s caught the attention of mining companies and NASA alike.

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