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  1. 1. goldPictures from Boston Globe
  2. 2. An informal gold miner is roughed up by Peruvian riot policemen during clashes in thetown of Puerto Maldonado,
  3. 3. The gold and copper mine of US giant Newmont in Indonesias Sumbawa island
  4. 4. Polluted water flows from an abandoned gold mine in Rosia Montana, Romania onSeptember 20, 2011.
  5. 5. in Pantukan, Philippines look at the body of a girl killed in a landslide in a remote smallcommunity of gold prospectors
  6. 6. A girl pans for gold in the Irrawaddy River in Myanmars Kachin State
  7. 7. Papuan villagers gather in a river to pan for gold after sludge containing gold leakedfrom a pipeline of US mining giant Freeport-McMoran in Kwamki Lama, Indonesia.
  8. 8. Mechanics work on a mining truck at the Newmont Mining Corp. gold quarry mine in theCarlin Trend west of Elko, Nevada
  9. 9. An informal gold digger looks for gold in the sand of a creek in the mountains of SanJuan Arriba, Honduras
  10. 10. Artisanal gold miners pass up pans of sediment from an open-cast mine near the townof Mongbwalu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  11. 11. Dave Maxfield of Hardwick, Mass. and his wife Christy lift their sluice out of the waterwhile panning for gold in the Twin River in Bath, N.H
  12. 12. A man repairs a damaged water pump at a gold mine in Madre de Dios, Peru
  13. 13. A worker walks through the Pueblo Viejo mine in Sanchez Ramirez province in theDominican Republic
  14. 14. an employee of KCM pours molten gold while reprocessing it near Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  15. 15. Gold is poured at Agnico-Eagles Meadowbank Mine near Baker Lake, Nunavut, Canada
  16. 16. Gold bars are displayed at a jewelery shop in Chandigarh, India
  17. 17. Indonesian police clash with striking workers of US gold and copper mining companyFreeport McMoran in Timika, Indonesia
  18. 18. Andean people protest against Newmonts proposed $4.8 billion Conga gold mine nearthe Cortada lagoon in Cajamarca, Peru
  19. 19. Traders work in the gold and silver options pit at the New York Mercantile Exchange inNew York
  20. 20. Javed Maseeh sweeps the pavement as he searches for gold at a gold market inPeshawar
  21. 21. A shop assistant sells gold bars at a gold shop in Beijing
  22. 22. An Oscar statuette is dipped in an electrically charged tub as it is plated with gold at theR.S. Owens factory in Chicago
  23. 23. Buddhist monks pray as worshippers put gold leaves onto a seated Buddha image at theMahamuni temple in Mandalay,
  24. 24. Angelito "Karat Chef" Araneta Jr. looks at his edible water dragon sculpture made ofgum-paste icing inside a restaurant in Manila
  25. 25. Goldsmiths craft ornaments at a workshop in Kolkata
  26. 26. Old jewelry made from gold is melted down at Zorka, a jewelry factory in Minsk
  27. 27. Jewelry and silver and gold coins dating back to the Roman period that were recentlydiscovered at an excavation site near kiryat Gat, in Jerusalem
  28. 28. A client whose face is covered with gold is seen at the Viet My beauty salon in Hanoi
  29. 29. South Koreas Oh Jin Hyek bites his gold medal during the victory ceremony for the mensindividual archery event at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Lords Cricket Ground end