r/mining

6,085 subscribers
created in 2010


This is a subreddit for those involved or interested in the extractive mining industry. We are not a subreddit for bitcoin or other types of cryptocurrency hash mining.

https://reddit.com/r/mining
r/geology
46k subscribers

The scientific study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth.

https://reddit.com/r/geology
mining 15.46%
1.71% geology
r/geologycareers
10k subscribers

Advice, advertisements and other topics relating to any and all jobs in geology; from paleontology to igneous petrology and the energy industry.

https://reddit.com/r/geologycareers
mining 9.48%
3.96% geologycareers
r/rockhounds
23k subscribers

This is the Reddit place to go when rocks are in your head -

be they agate, ruby, aquamarine or even a thunderegg bed.

Post pics and ask some questions if you want to pick our minds -

or display for all to see with pics your best and brightest finds!

https://reddit.com/r/rockhounds
mining 4.76%
1.14% rockhounds
r/whatsthisrock
16k subscribers

Dedicated to identifying mysterious rocks and minerals.

https://reddit.com/r/whatsthisrock
mining 3.47%
0.83% whatsthisrock
r/Prospecting
3k subscribers
mining 2.42%
8% Prospecting
r/perth
18k subscribers

All about the most isolated city in the world and the fabulous people who live there.

https://reddit.com/r/perth
mining 3.22%
0.49% perth
r/oilandgasworkers
6k subscribers

From roughnecks to refinery engineers and everyone in between, a place to share knowledge, news, and make connections.

https://reddit.com/r/oilandgasworkers
mining 2.01%
1.28% oilandgasworkers
r/engineering
181k subscribers

The hub for all content related to the engineering discipline.

https://reddit.com/r/engineering
mining 6.29%
0.22% engineering
r/AskEngineers
84k subscribers

Engineers apply the knowledge of science and math to build maintainable systems and devices to solve problems. AskEngineers is a forum for questions about the processes and standards used to build them, as well as for questions about the engineering profession and its many disciplines.

https://reddit.com/r/AskEngineers
mining 4.15%
0.22% AskEngineers
r/energy
64k subscribers
mining 2.54%
0.28% energy
r/MineralPorn
49k subscribers
mining 1.89%
0.45% MineralPorn
r/geologyporn
26k subscribers

High resolution images of rocks and minerals.

https://reddit.com/r/geologyporn
mining 1.53%
1.24% geologyporn
r/AusFinance
23k subscribers

Aussie - Australia Economy, Banking & Finance

https://reddit.com/r/AusFinance
mining 1.77%
0.35% AusFinance
r/oil
7k subscribers
mining 1.37%
1.25% oil
mining 3.14%
0.16% PersonalFinanceCanada
r/fossilid
8k subscribers

Found a fossil? We probably can figure out what it is!

For the paleontology lover that needs help with identification. Brachiopods, dinosaurs, mysteries; they're all welcome here!

https://reddit.com/r/fossilid
mining 1.29%
0.73% fossilid
r/gpumining
22k subscribers

Discussing the use of standard PC graphics cards for alt-currency mining. This includes:

Ethereum Mining

FeatherCoin Mining

Zcash Mining

Monero Mining

...and any other alt-currency that can be profitably mined using a graphics card.

https://reddit.com/r/gpumining
mining 1.45%
0.26% gpumining
r/gis
23k subscribers

A community dedicated to everything GIS (Geographic Information Systems).

https://reddit.com/r/gis
mining 1.33%
0.29% gis
r/EngineeringStudents
121k subscribers

This a place for engineering students of any discipline to discuss study methods, get homework help, get job search advice, and find a compassionate ear when you get a 40% on your midterm after studying all night.

https://reddit.com/r/EngineeringStudents
mining 3.51%
0.12% EngineeringStudents
r/MachinePorn
200k subscribers

High quality images of machines and machinery.

https://reddit.com/r/MachinePorn
mining 1.85%
0.15% MachinePorn