Photos from Iceland's largest mining factory. How the concept of mining resources has changed... It's equally important to recognize the hidden physicality of our technology and the climate impact/footprint.
"They now use more electricity than all of Iceland’s homes combined, with electric bills at Enigma running more than $1 million per month. But however green the energy, miners still can’t escape a dilemma as old as picks and shovels: how to extract resources without marring the landscape."