‘Rust’ chronicles humankind’s incessant battle with corrosion

In costly fight against unwanted oxidation, people have few tools

rust on green metal

THIS IS WAR  Rust recounts the unending battle between humans and corrosion, which each year costs the United States an estimated $437 billion — more than all natural disasters combined.

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