One Man’s Treasure

We all know the old expression about one man’s trash being another man’s treasure, right? Well, given the current economic conditions, urban explorers might start finding the sewer tunnels a bit more crowded, since it seems there’s gold in that there sewage. Honestly, you can’t make these things up.

Still, if the Japanese electronics industry is putting that much gold down the drain, can you imagine the precious-metal bonanza that must be the Chinese sewers? (Nevermind, for the moment, the inevitable, and unfortunate, disease-ridden, chemical-hell aspects of China’s sewers.)

…and all I ever find down sewers are animal carcasses and raccoon feces. Man…

Published in: Geekiness, General, Urban Exploration | on January 30th, 2009| Comments Off on One Man’s Treasure

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