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Ore samples from Coles Hill

Uranium is a common element which occurs in the soil of most backyards, most rocks, and seawater.


Uranium is found nearly everywhere in small concentrations. Although used primarily as fuel for nuclear power plants, uranium is also used for weights in airplanes, military armor, and various advanced medical procedures and treatments.