In 1979, a farmer in a remote region of Brazil, found a 6 gram gold nugget and hired a geologist to find out whether there was more gold. This was the beginning of the gold rush in Brazil, informs novosti-n.org.

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People wanted to become rich quick, and tens of thousands of miners began to dig in a huge open pit, which every day was becoming more and more deep.

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