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Finnish mine ready for the afterlife

Finding uses for post-closure mine infrastructure and workings can bring out some pretty nifty ideas.

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The Pyhäsalmi underground mine in Finland could be part of a CERN research project in one post-closure scenario

One of the most well-known in Europe is the UK’s Eden Project, a former kaolinite pit in Cornwall that has been transformed into a series of domed greenhouses, replicating conditions and housing plant