The stuff travels up a long tube to a ship, where workers and machinery separate out the rock and dump the mud back into the ocean. This is a mining operation. The rock contains a mixture of metals, including ones called rare earth metals. People use these materials to make batteries, magnets, and electronics like computers and phones.
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