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Platinum is one of the rarest and most useful metals on the planet. A new video from Cody's Lab explains why a significant amount of this precious element exists in the dirt and dust by the roadside -- and how it can be extracted.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

Platinum is one of the rarest and most useful metals on the planet. A new video from Cody's Lab explains why a significant amount of this precious element exists in the dirt and dust by the roadside -- and how it can be extracted.