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Much Gold, Silver, Other Metals Lie Undiscovered In Saudi Arabia

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November 27, 2001
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Oil may not be the only valuable commodity buried beneath the sands of Saudi Arabia. Ohio State University geologists have located new areas of potential metal deposits, based on the analysis of more than 2,100 known occurrences of gold, silver, copper, and other metals in the western third of the Saudi peninsula.

BOSTON -- Oil may not be the only valuable commodity buried beneath the sands of Saudi Arabia.


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