A world without smartphones, laptops or flat-screen TVS?: A dream or a dystopian nightmare? The reality is that rare earth elements and their compounds are vital for these everyday electronics. Demand for these precious elements is increasing, but the world’s supply is not evenly distributed.
Created by NeoMam Studios for 911metallurgist, the following infographic focuses on seven of these essential elements, exploring what they are used for and where they can be found: