unobtanium

unobtanium

n. something highly desirable that cannot be found; a fantastic, perfect metallic substance. (see also obtanium.) Of course, his bike is made of unobtanium and should stand up in a volcanic eruption.
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The moon is being colonized by the Resources Development Administration (RDA), which is mining the world for Unobtanium, a prized and costly commodity.
While the Na'vi live in perfect equilibrium with a sentient nature, with whom they perpetually exchange information and vital energy, humans come to Pandora with an essentially materialistic purpose--the unobtanium.
Oh, and by the way, "complete electromagnetic dominance" can be achieved only with unobtanium.
The displacement of the Earth's wound onto Pandora and the relevance of Jake's individual trauma for the human race as a whole become obvious, as this hole in the middle of his life is visually articulated as a huge crater that the humans are digging in Pandora to extract unobtanium, a mineral that is considered the solution to the Earth's energy crisis.
Getting your business to a reasonable state of security (which should be 'good enough' rather than the unobtanium of 'completely secure') depends primarily on policy and practice, says PwC's van Hest.
While in his mind, the battle for unobtanium has becomes about the human race versus the Na'vi, the question could also be in reference to Sully betraying the 'white' race in favour of non western culture and custom.
Set in 2154, when humans are mining a precious mineral called unobtanium on planet Pandora, it's the tale of Jake Sully (Sam Worthington), a disabled marine confined to a wheelchair.
As primeiras cenas de Pandora ja mostram a atividade de varias maquinas mineradoras, pertencentes a empresa de mineracao RDA, que explora o planeta em busca de um mineral de altissimo valor comercial e tecnologico, o unobtanium, presente abundantemente no planeta.
His mission: persuade the mystic, nature-loving Na'vi to make way for humans to mine their land for unobtanium, worth $20 million per kilo back home.
In Avatar, there are floating, superconducting magnetic mountains made of chunks of unobtanium on Pandora.
Some 150 years into the future, a consortium of scientists, military personnel and business advisers have established a vanguard outpost on the planet of Pandora hoping to strip-mine for unobtanium, an alloy with extensive energy and manufacturing potential.
The year is 2154 and the RDA corporation is mining planet Pandora digging for Unobtanium, a unique mineral that defies gravity and sells for top cash.
Substituting for his deceased brother, Jake is an unwitting foot soldier in the service of a creepy military-industrial company (read: Halliburton) seeking to strip mine Pandora's pristine woodland paradise for its rich deposits of the mineral unobtanium (really), which can save Earth from its energy crisis.
And stood longing before gleaming transportanium unobtanium - the roped-off concept cars or luxury wheels of the rich.