Who would have thought that the new gold rush would be in material sciences?
We're talking about everything from rare earths that drive precision lasers to the cobalt needed for rechargeable batteries
It’s called the “Oklahoma Land Rush,” and it’s a fascinating story from U.S. history that I’ve related to some of you before.
It was just before noon, April 22, 1889, and tens of thousands of folks were spread across an Oklahoma hillside. Some were on horseback, others sat atop wagons and many were on foot.