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While shares of Gamestop are now coming down to earth at about $50 apiece, the former rally’s impact has been far from negligible.

From Fortune

In recent standoffs, the NBA has been willing to move heaven and earth to maximize its television revenue.

With only one mining firm currently producing rare earths in the US, Round Top—which the company hopes to have in operation by 2023—would play a significant role in helping diversify supplies.

From Quartz

Sophie Murguia, assistant editorThere are some writers you discover and subsequently decide you must follow to the ends of the earth.

Over the past several decades, China has built up and cemented its dominance in global rare earths, and at its peak the country accounted for almost 98% of the world’s raw rare earths production.

From Quartz

The questions going through my mind are: How on earth are there Kalashnikovs and rocket launchers in the heart of Paris?

One is forced to ask, what on earth was Andrew doing hanging out with scantily clad teenagers?

They carved a refuge out of the wilderness and then, in 200 years, built it into the most powerful nation on earth.

Once giants walked this earth, and some of them were Democrats.

Woods were shredded, the earth trembled and the ground exploded in showers of stone and red-hot metal splinters.

The most High hath created medicines out of the earth, and a wise man will not abhor them.

The Majesty on high has a colony and a people on earth, which otherwise is under the supremacy of the Evil One.

All things that are of the earth, shall return to the earth again, and all waters shall return to the sea.

It was difficult, with the mean appliances of the time, to wring subsistence from the reluctant earth.

He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!


On this page you'll find 50 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to earth, such as: clay, coast, dirt, dust, gravel, and land.

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