Make no slip-up: We are functioning out of features. As people have stuffed in all the corners of the periodic table, every aspect has resulted in technological innovation.
Europium and indium are very important for televisions and contact screens. Rhenium is vital in fighter jet engines. And to steer clear of some of the effects of climate modify, we want lithium and cobalt for electric car batteries, tellurium for solar panels and dysprosium for wind turbines.
However we cannot make these features — they fashioned, along with Earth, billions of a long time ago. To replenish our dwindling outlets and