Ever wonder where the metal comes from to make the Olympic medals? Most of it is from right here in the U.S.A.
Utah’s Kennecott Copper Mine is donating $7.3 million in gold, silver and bronze for the Olympic medals.
Known as the largest man-made hole in the earth, the mine can be seen from space.
Our own Ashton Edwards took a trip to the mine. Here’s what she saw.