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Mining Breakthroughs in the Homestake Mine

"view of the homestake mine"

At the Homestake Mine in Lead, scientists experiment in areas like, biology, engineering, and geology. They work in underground facilities that were once used to mine gold.

Resources:

Sanford Lab at Homestake

Research is conducted here year round, they offer tours and exhibits to the public.

Black Hills Mining Museum

Deadwood Archives *

Talk to Michael Runge if you have any questions! His number and email are on the above site.

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"Homestake Gold Mine," https://www.cbsnews.com/news/south-dakota-mine-gets-repurposed-as-underground-science-lab/