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Jaguar Announces Acquisition of Strategic Land Position Extending Roça Grande Mine Concession by 1000 Hectares ... - PR Newswire UK (press release)

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 03:51

Jaguar Announces Acquisition of Strategic Land Position Extending Roça Grande Mine Concession by 1000 Hectares ...
PR Newswire UK (press release)
TORONTO, June 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Jaguar Mining Inc. ("Jaguar" or the "Company") (TSX:JAG) is pleased to announce that it has acquired a strategic Mineral Exploration License ("License") located 4.5 km west of the Caeté mill operations ("Caeté Mill ...

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Jaguar Announces Acquisition of Strategic Land Position Extending Roça Grande Mine Concession by 1000 Hectares ... - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 03:32

Canada NewsWire (press release)

Jaguar Announces Acquisition of Strategic Land Position Extending Roça Grande Mine Concession by 1000 Hectares ...
Canada NewsWire (press release)
TORONTO, June 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Jaguar Mining Inc. ("Jaguar" or the "Company") (TSX:JAG) is pleased to announce that it has acquired a strategic Mineral Exploration License ("License") located 4.5 km west of the Caeté mill operations ("Caeté Mill ...

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Energy Pipeline: Advice for the new graduates: It's time to sell yourself - Greeley Tribune

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 20:33

Energy Pipeline: Advice for the new graduates: It's time to sell yourself
Greeley Tribune
For example, while a geology degree is still useful, a graduate is more likely to get a better job that pays more if it's paired with an engineering degree or even computer science. The oil and gas industry has moved away from analyzing geology to ...

In The Field: Having a Rocking Time - The Iron Warrior

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 13:05

In The Field: Having a Rocking Time
The Iron Warrior
In geology, as you may or may not be aware, there are three types of rock: igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary. The area where I am going to be living has mostly igneous rocks, or rocks that come from below the Earth's crust. However, these ... More ...

Digging Up (and Living) Dreams: UC Clermont Geology Students Study Dinosaur Fossil Preservation in Wyoming - University of Cincinnati

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 12:38

University of Cincinnati

Digging Up (and Living) Dreams: UC Clermont Geology Students Study Dinosaur Fossil Preservation in Wyoming
University of Cincinnati
“I'd wanted to dig up dinosaur bones since I was 5,” says Ransom, a former micro-biologist who is transferring from UC Clermont to the Uptown Campus to finish his bachelor's degree in geology this fall. He was an assistant in the college's geology lab ...

Digging Up (and Living) Dreams: UC Clermont Geology Students Study Dinosaur Fossil Preservation in Wyoming - University of Cincinnati

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 12:24

University of Cincinnati

Digging Up (and Living) Dreams: UC Clermont Geology Students Study Dinosaur Fossil Preservation in Wyoming
University of Cincinnati
“I'd wanted to dig up dinosaur bones since I was 5,” says Ransom, a former micro-biologist who is transferring from UC Clermont to the Uptown Campus to finish his bachelor's degree in geology this fall. He was an assistant in the college's geology lab ...

Ancient Arctic 'gas' melt triggered enormous seafloor explosions - Science News for Students

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 05:26

Ancient Arctic 'gas' melt triggered enormous seafloor explosions
Science News for Students
Karin Andreassen is a marine geologist at the Arctic University of Norway in Tromsø. She notes that the craters were ... A frozen block of methane hydrate (bluish white in center of photo) topped by crust of minerals and mussels. This deposit sits in ...

Friends of Idaho State Parks offers new natural history courses - Weekly News Journal

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 23:06

Friends of Idaho State Parks offers new natural history courses
Weekly News Journal
Educators can earn one Boise State University continuing education credit for each two-day class. Instructors will provide lessons incorporating geology, botany and other features of each park. Courses will meet on site at the parks. Dates and natural ...

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Angola: Zaire - Phosphate to Boost Country's Development - AllAfrica.com

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 06:44

Angola: Zaire - Phosphate to Boost Country's Development
AllAfrica.com
Mbanza Congo — Northern Zaire province has a huge economic potential capable of significantly contributing to the country's social and economic development. This was said Friday in Mbanza Congo city by Zaire governor, José Joanes André, during the ...

Dear diary: another day in the life on Mars - The Conversation AU

Sun, 06/11/2017 - 13:49

The Conversation AU

Dear diary: another day in the life on Mars
The Conversation AU
MDRS is a simulated Mars station built and operated by The Mars Society for Mars research and education. The core is the habitat ... There's Alex our commander and a French engineer; Claude-Michell, a Canadian engineer; Yusuke, a Japanese architect ...

Gem festival a must see - Tweed Valley Weekly - Tweed Valley Weekly

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 18:15

Tweed Valley Weekly

Gem festival a must see - Tweed Valley Weekly
Tweed Valley Weekly
EXCITEMENT IS building for the Northern Rivers Crystal Craft and Jewellery Festival this long weekend (June 10 to 12) with plenty of dazzling minerals, gems ...

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Recovery Demonstrations Prove Values of El Capitan Ore to Satisfy World-Class Refineries - Business Wire (press release)

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 04:15

Recovery Demonstrations Prove Values of El Capitan Ore to Satisfy World-Class Refineries
Business Wire (press release)
... 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 feasibility, pre ...

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Somers Students Tour Iceland with Tusker Travels - TAPinto.net

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 20:07

TAPinto.net

Somers Students Tour Iceland with Tusker Travels
TAPinto.net
The goal of Tuskers Travels is to enhance education through travel, helping students to develop global perspectives. Its directors have ... Here, we took a geology hike past Lake Thingvallavatn and through a tectonic fissure zone. We visited the ...

Exporters' body seeks breather for limestone miners – The Shillong ... - The Shillong Times

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:52

Exporters' body seeks breather for limestone miners – The Shillong ...
The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Thousands of people in the State have been adversely affected by the decision of the State Government to stop exporting of limestone to ...

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The Almanac of Litchfield County Events for June 9-16 - Litchfield County Times

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 16:54

The Almanac of Litchfield County Events for June 9-16
Litchfield County Times
Gem Show: Connecticut Antique Machinery Association, Kent, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., “15th Annual Gem, Jewelry, and Mineral Show. ... Tour the exhibits in the museum's new Hall of Connecticut Geology. .... Instructors Needed: Foothills Adult & Continuing ...

STEM College Students Who Learn by Example May Lack Key Attribute - GoodCall News (blog)

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 10:09

GoodCall News (blog)

STEM College Students Who Learn by Example May Lack Key Attribute
GoodCall News (blog)
According to Gina Frey, one of the study's co-authors, and also the Florence E. Moog Professor of STEM Education in Arts & Sciences, and co-director of CIRCLE, “Exemplar-learning students learn by memorizing examples and solutions to example problems ...

DU course profile: Chemistry opens up various career options - Hindustan Times

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 05:44

Hindustan Times

DU course profile: Chemistry opens up various career options
Hindustan Times
Various chemicals assume dominance in different fields; doctors are interested in drugs; geologists in rocks, minerals, and soils; mechanical engineers in the metal alloys, plastics, and glass; but the common thread of chemistry runs through all of ...

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IAAP works with Fairmount Santrol to host teacher workshop - Aggregates Manager (registration) (blog)

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 00:09

Aggregates Manager (registration) (blog)

IAAP works with Fairmount Santrol to host teacher workshop
Aggregates Manager (registration) (blog)
In May 2017, nearly 50 teachers in Illinois gathered at Fairmount Santrol's Ottawa office for a professional development workshop conducted by the Illinois Association of Aggregates Producers' (IAAP) Public Information & Education (PIE) Committee ...

Opponents rally against copper prospect they fear could become another Pebble - Alaska Dispatch News

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 22:10

Alaska Dispatch News

Opponents rally against copper prospect they fear could become another Pebble
Alaska Dispatch News
But unlike Pebble, an Alaska Native village corporation owns part of the Groundhog mineral claims on state land. That's not enough for ... Quaterra, which operates the Yerington copper project in Nevada through a subsidiary, said that studies by an ...

BPA-free plastic may host BPA-like chemical, teen finds - Science News for Students (blog)

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 04:21

Science News for Students (blog)

BPA-free plastic may host BPA-like chemical, teen finds
Science News for Students (blog)
Studies have shown BPA can leach out of heated water bottles or the paper for store receipts. BPA can then enter the body. There, its acts as an ... And studies affex sex-hormone levels in human cells and can mimic estrogen in zebrafish. “It may not be ...

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