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We Are Running Out of Sand and That Actually Matters

We Are Running Out of Sand and That Actually Matters

Update: 2019-09-2456
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Sand, we’re beginning to realize, is a non-renewable resource - and we are consuming it at a voracious pace. We use it in every construction project around the world and to create new land. And we’re wrecking the ecosystems we mine sand from.

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Jason Simon

love the show but I am concerned about the referencing of a research study and accepting it without question.

Oct 6th
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Samuel Charl Marais

Well hek, that's a really sandy situation. *Laughs in pun*

Sep 24th
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We Are Running Out of Sand and That Actually Matters

We Are Running Out of Sand and That Actually Matters

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