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What is this generations new rush commodity?

Asked by Ltryptophan (10241points) July 8th, 2010

In the 19th century we had a gold rush. In the 20th black gold. In the 21st century, what is a new commodity that is full of opportunity? Space? The internet?

Where is my oil field! Just point…that’s all I need.

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DarlingRhadamanthus's avatar

Alternative energy sources.

Anything dealing with quantum mechanics and altering the time-space continuum.

rebbel's avatar

Clean, drinking water.

Cruiser's avatar

I got one word for you son….Garbage.

CMaz's avatar

Salt free food that taste good.

ItsAHabit's avatar

Adequate water for agriculture.

Dr_Lawrence's avatar

Mostly things we used to be able to enjoy and which we were foolish enough to take for granted.

Fenris's avatar

The rush this generation is for the next big social networking app. Business is far more interested and finding the next for-pay facebook.

stranger_in_a_strange_land's avatar

Helium-3 if fusion power becomes practical. The largest accessible source is on the moon. (The Chinese manned lunar program is no national publicity stunt).

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