The Evolution of Gold Extraction

Published on
June 6th, 2019
14 minutes

The Evolution of Gold Extraction

Gold ·
Featuring Grant Williams

Published on: June 6th, 2019 • Duration: 14 minutes

Humans have been transfixed by gold for thousands of years, but how exactly do gold mining and exploration work? Grant Williams, co-founder of Real Vision, and a host of experts reveal where gold extraction and exploration began and where they are today. This video is excerpted from a piece published on Real Vision on January 26, 2018 entitled "Gold: The Story of Man's 6000 Year Obsession - Episode 1."



  • JD
    John D.
    16 October 2019 @ 08:59
    great piece until the last guy spoke. he has no idea.
  • Nv
    Nick v.
    7 June 2019 @ 11:30
    The education episodes are great. Thanks Grant
  • SB
    Stephen B.
    7 June 2019 @ 01:13
    Nice shots of Vancouver, my home town (appropriately enough, given that it is the center of the gold mining industry). Also - a good summary of just how difficult it is to access gold supply.