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Impact' Dr Mike Jones details technical review of Pilbara conglomerate-hosted gold in Proactive Q&A Sessions™ - Proactive Investors Australia

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Proactive Investors Australia

Impact' Dr Mike Jones details technical review of Pilbara conglomerate-hosted gold in Proactive Q&A Sessions™
Proactive Investors Australia
Impact Minerals Ltd (ASX:IPT) was a front runner into gold in the Pilbara, and is progressing applications for nine exploration licences. ... We are joined exclusively by Dr Mike Jones, managing director, Impact Minerals. ... My PhD studies looked at ...

Greeley Senior Center news for Oct. 22 - Greeley Tribune

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 22:47

Greeley Senior Center news for Oct. 22
Greeley Tribune
Rock and Mineral Society, 6 p.m. Nov. 2. 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. Other. The Greeley Senior Activity Center ...

GC celebrating National Chemistry Week with fun programming - The Union-Recorder

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 07:20

The Union-Recorder

GC celebrating National Chemistry Week with fun programming
The Union-Recorder
The Science Ed. Center faculty and Georgia College chemistry students will participate in National Chemistry Week Oct. 23-28, and there is already lots of fun, educational programming scheduled that people of all ages can enjoy. “One of the ... so many ...

10th Annual Environmental Education Day gets high schoolers out of the classroom, learning in nature - Brentwood Home Page

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 23:00

Brentwood Home Page

10th Annual Environmental Education Day gets high schoolers out of the classroom, learning in nature
Brentwood Home Page
Photo: Scotty Sorrells, a geologist with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, talks to high schoolers about the ways that the state's geology affects groundwater. By LANDON WOODROOF. Brentwood's Deerwood Arboretum and Nature Center ...

Natural History Museum of LA's existing campus could be history - 89.3 KPCC

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 14:20

89.3 KPCC

Natural History Museum of LA's existing campus could be history
89.3 KPCC
It would also add 60,000 square feet to the institution, giving staff a chance to show off more of the museum's vast collection of insects, minerals and other fascinating objects. "While we are absolutely ... "We wanted to use that space as a way to ...

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Students from across Maine take part in science day in Augusta - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 13:02

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Students from across Maine take part in science day in Augusta
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Winding through the different levels of the museum, students learned about soil science, rocks and minerals, electricity and prospecting for gold. There were exhibits by the Mount Washington Observatory, the Challenger Learning Center in Bangor and the ...

Appila education day fun - The Flinders News

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 19:15

The Flinders News

Appila education day fun
The Flinders News
Despite inclement weather moving the event from Appila Springs to Stacey Park Hall in Appila, the students had an enjoyable day learning from a range of experts, including Animals Anonymous, Bugs n Slugs and the Flinders Geology, Gem and Mineral Club ...

Students plan geology, archaeology museum on UW-Baraboo campus - Reedsburg Times Press

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 15:49

Reedsburg Times Press

Students plan geology, archaeology museum on UW-Baraboo campus
Reedsburg Times Press
In addition to the ancient artifacts, Emerson said geology club members plan to display dozens of rocks and minerals they have identified and cataloged. Geology club members have spent the past four months sorting through a collection of more than 260 ...

Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show - City Pulse

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 16:21

Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show
City Pulse
The Central Michigan Lapidary and Mineral Society, a 501C3 non-profit club, will hold its 52nd Annual Gem, Jewelry, Fossil and Mineral Show in the Main Arena, Ingham County Fair Grounds on October 20, 21 & 23. The Show is held primarily for the youth ...

Legends honored by Oklahoma Geological Foundation on Thursday - NewsOK.com

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 03:03

NewsOK.com

Legends honored by Oklahoma Geological Foundation on Thursday
NewsOK.com
The foundation, Lester said, pays to train and equip Oklahoma teachers with earth sciences educational materials and also offers scholarships to university students to help them attend summer geology field camps. The foundation spends about $100,000 a ...

The Price of Mining Wealth in Chiapas - World Policy Institute (blog)

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 07:01

World Policy Institute (blog)

The Price of Mining Wealth in Chiapas
World Policy Institute (blog)
In 2012, faced with falling prices for metallic minerals, incoming president Enrique Peña Nieto made a new push for neoliberal reforms. These reforms, aimed at the education, labor, energy, finance, and telecommunications sectors, were all subject to ...

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Ready to rock: Gem and mineral show begins Saturday - Temple Daily Telegram

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 07:16

Temple Daily Telegram

Ready to rock: Gem and mineral show begins Saturday
Temple Daily Telegram
Ruth Rolston, Tri-City Gem and Mineral Society President, said the primary purpose of the show is to provide education about lapidary arts. She said club members will have displays set up with information about what they do and collect. Vendors will ...

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Two Pendleton teachers receive awards - East Oregonian

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 16:42

East Oregonian

Two Pendleton teachers receive awards
East Oregonian
“Her classroom is full of rocks, minerals, crystals and fossils,” the press release states. “Hampton teaches the geology of the Pacific Northwest, the Cascadia Subduction Zone, the Cascade Range volcanoes and much more.” State Sen. Bill Hansell, R ...

Digging for gold at Dawson - Canon City Daily Record

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 09:04

Digging for gold at Dawson
Canon City Daily Record
He further states, "Will Felderhof, fellow geologist and Director of Zephyr Minerals has been patiently waiting for this project to come available since the 1980's and now that its Zephyr's, us older, very seasoned mining guys couldn't be happier ...

Ground reality - Pune Mirror

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 14:03

Pune Mirror

Ground reality
Pune Mirror
Geologists often wonder why earth science is at the bottom of the science education barrel. The subject that deals with unraveling the physical characteristics of our planet is linked to the core of our existence, yet the resistance to studying such a ...

Education programs convey outdoor learning at Sonoma County parks - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 13:40

Education programs convey outdoor learning at Sonoma County parks
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
That was the take away for 8-year-old Kearah Reiss-Martindale, among an audience of second- and third-graders on a recent field trip to Helen Putnam Regional Park in Petaluma. The day's focus was geology — how soils and minerals in the ground compact ...

Education programs convey outdoor learning at Sonoma County parks - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 13:40

Education programs convey outdoor learning at Sonoma County parks
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
That was the take away for 8-year-old Kearah Reiss-Martindale, among an audience of second- and third-graders on a recent field trip to Helen Putnam Regional Park in Petaluma. The day's focus was geology — how soils and minerals in the ground compact ...

Minsur Selects Jacobs to Lead Pre-Feasibility and Conceptual ... - Business Wire (press release)

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 04:45

Minsur Selects Jacobs to Lead Pre-Feasibility and Conceptual ...
Business Wire (press release)
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) has been selected by Minsur S.A., one of the world's largest tin producers, to perform the pre-feasibil.

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Geology outing Oct. 14 with local geologist - Los Alamos Monitor

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 12:23

Geology outing Oct. 14 with local geologist
Los Alamos Monitor
... minerals and marine fossils at the windmill site, and Shark's Tooth Ridge is aptly named for the fossilized teeth from five species of Cretaceous Period sharks that the group will find. This program is organized by the Pajarito Environmental ...

Everyone gets into the act: science theater comes to Elko area schools - Elko Daily Free Press

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 09:06

Elko Daily Free Press

Everyone gets into the act: science theater comes to Elko area schools
Elko Daily Free Press
Instead of using workbooks and pop quizzes as learning materials, students are learning basic geology through acting exercises and fun skits as part of Get in the Act, a hands-on, dramatization workshop created by Gary and Diane Handzel. Since 2013 ...

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