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Blasting off? Magruder Quarry expansion still in question - Lakenewsonline.com

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 07:16

Lakenewsonline.com

Blasting off? Magruder Quarry expansion still in question
Lakenewsonline.com
Location in relation to the highway or homes, depth, overburden, geology, the stemming or timing of shot are just some of the factors. Bollinger acknowledged that, yes, people feel the blasts, but says that does not mean damage is occurring to ...

Taking museums to people's doorsteps - The Hindu

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 12:02

The Hindu

Taking museums to people's doorsteps
The Hindu
An exhibition of rocks, minerals and archaeological antiquities will be organised by the Mumbai University from December 14 to 17 to enlighten discoverers and young learners of geology in the city. The four-day display — between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m ...

Attend Mumbai University's archaeology and geology exhibition at Kalina - Mid-Day

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 21:07

Mid-Day

Attend Mumbai University's archaeology and geology exhibition at Kalina
Mid-Day
... The Makki Collection, Pune; The Vikram Rao Collection and Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya. Jaw and teeth fossils of an extinct rhino. Some exhibits to look out for include coins of ancient and medieval India, damascened ...

GB Minerals Ltd. announces the launch of the GB Minerals Foundation - Geology for Investors

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 16:07

GB Minerals Ltd. announces the launch of the GB Minerals Foundation
Geology for Investors
Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – December 13, 2017) – GB Minerals Ltd. (TSXV: GBL) (the “Company“) is pleased to announce the launch of the GB Minerals Foundation (the “Foundation“), an independent non-profit organization created to ensure ...

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Field demand - Fiji Times

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 13:59

Field demand
Fiji Times
THERE is a demand for more research and education in the field of geology, mining and quarrying, says Minister for Land and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya. While addressing the graduates of Fiji National University's College of Engineering, Science and ...

University of Mumbai organises 'rocks, minerals and fossils' show - Daily News & Analysis

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 13:49

Daily News & Analysis

University of Mumbai organises 'rocks, minerals and fossils' show
Daily News & Analysis
Students and enthusiasts in the city can feast their eyes on an array ancient sculptures, fossils, ceramics and ancient games at a city exhibition of rocks, minerals, and archaeological antiquities. The Centre for Extra-Mural Studies, the University of ...

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Taking museums to people's doorsteps - The Hindu

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 12:53

The Hindu

Taking museums to people's doorsteps
The Hindu
An exhibition of rocks, minerals and archaeological antiquities will be organised by the Mumbai University from December 14 to 17 to enlighten discoverers and young learners of geology in the city. The four-day display — between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m ...

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Anfield Resources Discloses Conceptual Vanadium Exploration Target at its Velvet-Wood Mine - SYS-CON Media (press release)

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 04:06

Anfield Resources Discloses Conceptual Vanadium Exploration Target at its Velvet-Wood Mine
SYS-CON Media (press release)
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - December 13, 2017) - Anfield Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ARY) (OTCQB: ANLDF) (FRANKFURT: 0AD) ("Anfield" or "the Company") announces a conceptual vanadium exploration target at its Velvet-Wood Mine, located in Utah. BRS ...

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Art exhibition to open with European radio interview - Cyprus Mail

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 01:32

Art exhibition to open with European radio interview
Cyprus Mail
'Pebbles & Puddles' is a collection inspired by the artist's fascination with geology and found objects, such as, pebbles, geological structures and mine pools. “Rainwater reacts with the minerals in the mine waste to produce an incredible range of ...

The Labs That Forge Distant Planets Here on Earth - Scientific American

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 06:03

Scientific American

The Labs That Forge Distant Planets Here on Earth
Scientific American
But Fei, a high-pressure experimental geologist at the Carnegie Institution for Science's Geophysical Laboratory in Washington DC, has a more otherworldly goal in mind: he hopes to explore how bridgmanite, a mineral found deep beneath Earth's surface ...

Greeley Senior Center news for Dec. 10 - Greeley Tribune

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 00:16

Greeley Senior Center news for Dec. 10
Greeley Tribune
Monthly Shuffleboard Singles Tournament at 9am Wed, Dec 13, 2017. Fees are $3 shuffleboard club members, $8 non-members. Prizes awarded to the top 3 finishers. Lunch break taken at 11:30am, so make a reservation for Nutrition Lunch. Winners of Oct ...

Proactive mining highlights: Wishbone Gold, Rainbow Rare Earths, Kingsgate Consolidated, Danakali, Thor Mining ... - Proactive Investors UK

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 13:29

Proactive mining highlights: Wishbone Gold, Rainbow Rare Earths, Kingsgate Consolidated, Danakali, Thor Mining ...
Proactive Investors UK
This work comes as the company, which is seeking a secondary listing in the UK, finalises studies, including the front-end engineering design (FEED) phase. These factors, along with a solid cash position, align Danakali for a strong finish to 2017 ...

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UWO geologist's study of ancient worlds informs the future - The Oshkosh Northwestern

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 16:58

The Oshkosh Northwestern

UWO geologist's study of ancient worlds informs the future
The Oshkosh Northwestern
“Why is it important? It's probably never been more important. If you look at the population of the Earth, it is exponentially increasing. We have billions of people … and one of the problems with that is that the Earth is like an island. All the ...

Race against time - University of Cincinnati

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 11:23

University of Cincinnati

Race against time
University of Cincinnati
Tori ultimately admitted she needed help and sought treatment again. Living at home near Batavia, she enrolled at UC Clermont, and in her second semester there, she discovered her passion for geology. She credits Amanda Hunt, an associate professor of ...

El Capitan Precious Metals Consummates Sale of Hyper-Concentrates and Completes Pilot Plant Operations - Business Wire (press release)

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 05:15

El Capitan Precious Metals Consummates Sale of Hyper-Concentrates and Completes Pilot Plant Operations
Business Wire (press release)
These statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding the expected completion, timing and results of metallurgical testing, interpretation of drill results, the geology, grade and continuity of mineral deposits, results of initial ...

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Dust play significant role fertilizing mountain plants - Science Daily

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 20:25

Science Daily

Dust play significant role fertilizing mountain plants
Science Daily
"Trees in the Sierra Nevada are using the dust for nutrients," says Cliff Riebe, an associate professor in UW's Department of Geology and Geophysics. "This is a novel finding." Riebe was second author of a paper, titled "Global Patterns of Dust and ...

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Crown Mining Announces Appointment of Director and Stock Option Grant - Geology for Investors

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 16:03

Crown Mining Announces Appointment of Director and Stock Option Grant
Geology for Investors
... of the Director's Education Program of the Institute of Corporate Directors with an ICD.D designation. He is currently the Chairman of the board of Freedom International Brokerage Company, Canada's largest inter-dealer broker, and between 1994 and ...

Axios Science - Axios

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 12:54

Axios

Axios Science
Axios
The fossil record during this time is sparse though because horseshoe crabs lack an exoskeleton with minerals that can be preserved except under exceptional conditions. A new fossil find in Idaho from 245 million years ago when the state sat on the ...

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Axios Science - Axios

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 12:50

Axios

Axios Science
Axios
The fossil record during this time is sparse though because horseshoe crabs lack an exoskeleton with minerals that can be preserved except under exceptional conditions. A new fossil find in Idaho from 245 million years ago when the state sat on the ...

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Rockcliff Metals Announces Updated Mineral Resource Estimate for Talbot Deposit - Junior Mining Network

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 04:22

Junior Mining Network

Rockcliff Metals Announces Updated Mineral Resource Estimate for Talbot Deposit
Junior Mining Network
The deposit remains open in all directions and is robust and predictable in all aspects including the geology, the estimation, classification and reporting assumptions. Last year's geophysics indicated significant upside potential to discover more VMS ...

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