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Manson Appoints Dr. Robert Lavinsky of the Arkenstone as an ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

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GlobeNewswire (press release)

Manson Appoints Dr. Robert Lavinsky of the Arkenstone as an ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Manson Creek Resources Ltd. (TSX.V:MCK) (“Manson” or the “Company”) is very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Robert Lavinsky of the Arkenstone as an Advisor to the Company. Dr. Lavinsky's ...
Manson Appoints Dr. Robert Lavinsky of the Arkenstone as an AdvisorJunior Mining Network

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Gem show will include a gold-panning station, displays - Thousand Oaks Acorn

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 23:08

Thousand Oaks Acorn

Gem show will include a gold-panning station, displays
Thousand Oaks Acorn
The show will feature 60 displays of gems, minerals, fossils and handcrafted jewelry, and demonstrations including gemstone cutting/polishing, silver work and jewelry-making, beading, glass bead forging, sphere-making and precious metal clay work ...

Almaden Infill Hole Hits 28.95 m of 5.61 g/t Gold and 19.7 g/t Silver Beneath PFS Pit - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 14:15

GlobeNewswire (press release)

Almaden Infill Hole Hits 28.95 m of 5.61 g/t Gold and 19.7 g/t Silver Beneath PFS Pit
GlobeNewswire (press release)
MMTS is an association of Geologists, Engineers and Technicians providing experienced knowledge in Geology, Mine Engineering, and Metallurgical Services and Support to the mining industry for over 15 years. Through their network of associates, they ...

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In Picasso's Blue Period, Scanners Find Secrets He Painted Over - New York Times

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:53

New York Times

In Picasso's Blue Period, Scanners Find Secrets He Painted Over
New York Times
Various molecules absorb certain colors of light. The technique, called reflectance hyperspectral imaging, allows scientists to identify minerals based on patterns of dark lines in the spectrum. It is the same technique that NASA's Mars Reconnaissance ...

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One of the first Black USGS geophysicists, pioneers subsurface research - United States Geological Survey (press release)

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 08:50

United States Geological Survey (press release)

One of the first Black USGS geophysicists, pioneers subsurface research
United States Geological Survey (press release)
Board of Education legislation. “Education was really stressed by my parents — especially math and reading,” said Catchings, one of eight siblings. “My parents made sure all of us attended college and applied our particular skills.” Catchings ...

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Israeli scientists simulate life on Mars in the Negev - ISRAEL21c

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 02:07

ISRAEL21c

Israeli scientists simulate life on Mars in the Negev
ISRAEL21c
... geology, aridity and appearance to Mars. Such similar conditions are difficult to find in other areas of the world, the Science Ministry says. Reut Sorek-Abramovich, the mission's science officer responsible for collecting soil samples for ...

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Exploring Bolton Museum's hidden treasures at its secret storage facility - The Bolton News

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 23:04

The Bolton News

Exploring Bolton Museum's hidden treasures at its secret storage facility
The Bolton News
STASHED away in a secret storage facility, Bolton Museum's astonishing treasures lie just waiting to be discovered. From hallowed antiquity to heritage still within living memory, the collection charts Bolton's history from the fifth millennium BC, and ...

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University study details exploration upside for Shefa Yamim in Israel - Proactive Investors UK

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:04

Proactive Investors UK

University study details exploration upside for Shefa Yamim in Israel
Proactive Investors UK
Studies recently conducted by Macquarie University for Shefa Yamim (LON:SEFA), the Israeli gemstone company have provided a clearer understanding of the geology of Mount Carmel, the area in which Shefa Yamim has been able to find a suite of gemstones ...

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Natural history of the Gila is focus of WNMU symposium - Deming Headlight

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 14:50

Deming Headlight

Natural history of the Gila is focus of WNMU symposium
Deming Headlight
SILVER CITY, N.M. – The 7th Natural History of the Gila Symposium is Feb. 22-24, 2018, on the Western New Mexico University Campus (1000 W. College Ave.) in Silver City. The symposium's 41 presentations and three field trips are free to attend ...

Annual Rock, Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show March 10-11 at ... - Western Illinois University News

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 12:55

Western Illinois University News

Annual Rock, Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show March 10-11 at ...
Western Illinois University News
MACOMB, IL – The 38th annual Geodeland Earth Science Clubs, Inc.'s (GESCI) Rock, Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show will be held Saturday-Sunday, March 10-11 in the Western Illinois University Union Grand Ballroom. The show is open from 10 a.m.-6 p.m ...

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Liberia: Remembering Captain Prince A. Page, Liberia's First Certified Military Pilot, First International Airline ... - AllAfrica.com

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 22:27

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Remembering Captain Prince A. Page, Liberia's First Certified Military Pilot, First International Airline ...
AllAfrica.com
One of the unforgettable accomplishments of First Lieutenant Page for Liberia was undertaking the seismographic survey of the entire country, along with a technician from the US Mines and Geology. Such information identifies all the different minerals ...
Remembering Captain Prince A. Page, Liberia's First Certified Military Pilot, First International Airline CaptainLiberian Daily Observer

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Remembering Captain Prince A. Page, Liberia's First Certified Military Pilot, First International Airline Captain - Liberian Daily Observer

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 19:29

Liberian Daily Observer

Remembering Captain Prince A. Page, Liberia's First Certified Military Pilot, First International Airline Captain
Liberian Daily Observer
On return Lt. Page was appointed Executive Office (EXO) of the Liberia Reconnaissance (Recon) Unit. One of the unforgettable accomplishments of First Lieutenant Page for Liberia was undertaking the seismographic survey of the entire country, along with ...

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Greeley Senior Center news - Greeley Tribune

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 23:58

Greeley Senior Center news
Greeley Tribune
Rock and Mineral Society, 6 p.m. 1st Thursday of the month. Drop In! The Weld County Rock and Mineral Society is dedicated to furthering the education of its members and about geology through the hands-on study of rocks and minerals. Rocks to Gems Join ...

WNMU to host 7th Natural History of the Gila Symposium - Silver City Sun-News

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 14:45

WNMU to host 7th Natural History of the Gila Symposium
Silver City Sun-News
SILVER CITY — The 7th Natural History of the Gila Symposium is Feb. 22-24, 2018, on the Western New Mexico University Campus (1000 W. College Ave.) in Silver City. The symposium's 41 presentations and three field trips are free to attend. Presented by ...

A mineral blueprint for finding Burgess Shale-type fossils - EurekAlert! - EurekAlert (press release)

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 11:15

A mineral blueprint for finding Burgess Shale-type fossils - EurekAlert!
EurekAlert (press release)
Scientists have identified a mineral signature for sites that are more likely to contain rare fossils that preserve evidence of soft tissue -- essential information to understanding ancient life.

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A mineral blueprint for finding Burgess Shale-type fossils - EurekAlert! - EurekAlert (press release)

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 11:15

EurekAlert (press release)

A mineral blueprint for finding Burgess Shale-type fossils - EurekAlert!
EurekAlert (press release)
Scientists have identified a mineral signature for sites that are more likely to contain rare fossils that preserve evidence of soft tissue -- essential information to understanding ancient life.

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A mineral blueprint for finding Burgess Shale-type fossils - Yale News

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 08:28

Yale News

A mineral blueprint for finding Burgess Shale-type fossils
Yale News
In a new study published in the journal Geology, researchers at Yale, Oxford, and Pomona College suggest that the sedimentary rocks that contain these fossils carry a specific signature — which can be used to find other Burgess Shale-type deposits ...

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Western New Mexico University To Host 7th Natural History of the Gila Symposium - KRWG

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:50

KRWG

Western New Mexico University To Host 7th Natural History of the Gila Symposium
KRWG
On Saturday morning, Western New Mexico University assistant professor of geology and GIS Corrie Neighbors and retired professional geologist David Menzie will lead the geology field trip to Boston Hill Open Space, where participants can review local ...

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Western New Mexico University To Host 7th Natural History of the Gila Symposium - WNMU News

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:42

WNMU News

Western New Mexico University To Host 7th Natural History of the Gila Symposium
WNMU News
On Saturday morning, Western New Mexico University assistant professor of geology and GIS Corrie Neighbors and retired professional geologist David Menzie will lead the geology field trip to Boston Hill Open Space, where participants can review local ...

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Buried treasures - Marquette Mining Journal

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 08:48

Marquette Mining Journal

Buried treasures
Marquette Mining Journal
The Governor's Summit on Extractive Industries in East Lansing served as an opportunity to increase awareness of these industries in Michigan, encourage investment and growth in the extractive sector, protect the state's natural resources through sound ...

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