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Roney oversees Tellus Science Museum's collection - Daily Tribune News

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 18:37

Daily Tribune News

Roney oversees Tellus Science Museum's collection
Daily Tribune News
An expansion of the former Weinman Mineral Museum, Tellus opened at 100 Tellus Drive in Cartersville in January 2009 and became a Smithsonian affiliate during its first year. Along with The Collins Family ... Education: Ph.D. candidate at The ...

Roney oversees Tellus Science Museum's collection - Daily Tribune News

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 18:37

Daily Tribune News

Roney oversees Tellus Science Museum's collection
Daily Tribune News
An expansion of the former Weinman Mineral Museum, Tellus opened at 100 Tellus Drive in Cartersville in January 2009 and became a Smithsonian affiliate during its first year. Along with The Collins Family ... Education: Ph.D. candidate at The ...

SA Scientist of the Year 2018: Geologist Professor Richard Hillis - The Advertiser

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 06:10

The Advertiser

SA Scientist of the Year 2018: Geologist Professor Richard Hillis
The Advertiser
The Scotsman joined the University of Adelaide in 1992 and held positions including Mawson Professor of Geology and Head of the Australian School of Petroleum before accepting the role at the DET CRC. Seeing the drill rig work in field trials near Port ...

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Meet Oklo, the Earth's Two-billion-year-old only Known Natural Nuclear Reactor - International Atomic Energy Agency

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 03:36

International Atomic Energy Agency

Meet Oklo, the Earth's Two-billion-year-old only Known Natural Nuclear Reactor
International Atomic Energy Agency
“After more studies, including on-site examinations, they discovered that the uranium ore had gone through fission on its own,” said Ludovic Ferrière, curator of the rock collection at Vienna's Natural History Museum, where a part of the curious rock ...
Two billion year old natural uranium ore that went through fission on its ownDevdiscourse

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Scientists: Tunnels in Thai Garnets Might Be Due to Microbes - ptvnews.ph

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 06:44

ptvnews.ph

Scientists: Tunnels in Thai Garnets Might Be Due to Microbes
ptvnews.ph
In fact, according to Ivarsson, this is the hardest mineral yet discovered to be bored by microbes. ... Dawn Cardace, a researcher in the department of geosciences at the University of Rhode Island, studies how geology and biology interact. She told ...

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Lithium Market Value to Grow as Governments Encourage EV Technology - PR Newswire (press release)

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 06:10

Lithium Market Value to Grow as Governments Encourage EV Technology
PR Newswire (press release)
MGX Minerals Inc. (OTC: MGXMF), Panasonic Corporation (OTC: PCRFY), Rio Tinto plc (NYSE: RIO), BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE: BHP), Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE: JCI). EVs are growing at a ... Historical exploration work on the project was ...

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Top 20 best courses in Nigeria - NAIJA.NG

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 05:11

NAIJA.NG

Top 20 best courses in Nigeria
NAIJA.NG
Agricultural science is broad that is why after you have completed your first degree, you will have the opportunity to further your education in other related disciplines. READ ALSO: Best courses to study in the ... Geology is not a popular course in ...

​MGX Acquires Lithium Brine Projects in Chile - Rapid Lithium Extraction to be Tested - Drilling to Commence Shortly - Equities.com

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 10:40

Equities.com

​MGX Acquires Lithium Brine Projects in Chile - Rapid Lithium Extraction to be Tested - Drilling to Commence Shortly
Equities.com
Historical exploration work on the project was previously limited to hydrology studies. In January 2018 ... The geology of this region, like the rest of Chile, is dominated by the eastward subduction zone under the entire country generating uplift that ...

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MGX Acquires Lithium Brine Projects in Chile - Rapid Lithium Extraction to be Tested - Drilling to Commence Shortly - EIN News (press release)

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:23

MGX Acquires Lithium Brine Projects in Chile - Rapid Lithium Extraction to be Tested - Drilling to Commence Shortly
EIN News (press release)
08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MGX Minerals Inc. (“MGX” or the “Company”) (CSE: XMG / FKT: 1MG / OTCQB: MGXMF) is pleased to announce it has entered into an Memorandum of Understanding (the “MOU”) to acquire 50% of the issued shares of Chilean Lithium ...

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Parkway Minerals reviews potash project after completing drilling program - Proactive Investors Australia

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 23:51

Proactive Investors Australia

Parkway Minerals reviews potash project after completing drilling program
Proactive Investors Australia
The company's patented K-Max® potassium extraction process is set to add value to the large greensand deposits there, according to scoping studies. DTP has unique advantages of excellent connectivity to transport facilities, infrastructure and ...

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Parkway Minerals reviews potash project after completing drilling program - Proactive Investors UK

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 23:44

Proactive Investors UK

Parkway Minerals reviews potash project after completing drilling program
Proactive Investors UK
The company's patented K-Max® potassium extraction process is set to add value to the large greensand deposits there, according to scoping studies. DTP has unique advantages of excellent connectivity to transport facilities, infrastructure and ...

Condor Gold Receives Environmental Permit to Construct and ... - Nasdaq

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 04:06

Condor Gold Receives Environmental Permit to Construct and ...
Nasdaq
LONDON, Aug. 07, 2018-- Condor Gold is pleased to announce that it has received an environmental permit for the development, construction and.
Condor Gold Receives Environmental Permit to Construct and Operate a New Mine at La India Project, NicaraguaEIN News (press release)

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Mineral never seen on Earth found inside Russian meteorite - Fox News

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 02:39

Fox News

Mineral never seen on Earth found inside Russian meteorite
Fox News
These minerals are referred to as mononitrides because they contain a single nitrogen atom in their chemical formula. Mononitrides are very hard and are sometimes used as abrasive material, said Victor Sharygin, a geologist at the Institute of Geology ...

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Sustainable Alaska: Earth Overshoot Day - Juneau Empire

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 13:16

Sustainable Alaska: Earth Overshoot Day
Juneau Empire
With awareness, education and political pressure, changes are taking hold. As nations worldwide endure unprecedented heatwaves and wildfires, downturns in fisheries productivity, and alarming scarcities of freshwater, wildlife and minerals, more people ...

Remarks Of CFTC Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo At The West Texas Legislative Summit, Angelo State University ... - Exchange News Direct

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 14:07

Remarks Of CFTC Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo At The West Texas Legislative Summit, Angelo State University ...
Exchange News Direct
And, of course, I would be remiss not to recognize your fine governor (and my law school classmate), Greg Abbott, who has worked hard to see Texas be a national leader in job creation and economic growth. ... I am talking about the shale revolution – a ...

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The Burgess Marathons - Pique Newsmagazine

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 01:41

Pique Newsmagazine

The Burgess Marathons
Pique Newsmagazine
Just ask Charles Doolittle Walcott, the American geologist who discovered the Burgess Shale in 1909. Perhaps the world's single most important fossil deposit, the 505-million-year-old Burgess documents the so-called "Cambrian Explosion"—the period ...

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Pursuit of UNESCO designation for Fundy geological area on hold — for now - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 16:46

Yahoo News Canada (blog)

Pursuit of UNESCO designation for Fundy geological area on hold — for now
Yahoo News Canada (blog)
But the society recently learned that if the UNESCO designation is granted, the museum may not be allowed to continue selling rocks and minerals in its gift shop and may be required to stop sponsoring the Nova Scotia Gem and Mineral Show, a significant ...

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​Master of puppets - High Plains Reader

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 16:09

High Plains Reader

​Master of puppets
High Plains Reader
When concerned citizens broached their concerns over losing mineral rights in 2011 during the unitization process of the 'mega unit,' the government replied by saying the issue was already settled: Big Oil would get what they wanted which ultimately ...

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Community Announcements - Forks Forum

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 14:33

Community Announcements
Forks Forum
Romaine will explain some of the interesting geology of the Olympic Peninsula and share how the regional structure has resulted in fascinating rockhounding opportunities that include fossils, minerals, rocks, and gold panning. Rockhounding Around the ...

Platinum rain - University of Cincinnati

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 13:53

University of Cincinnati

Platinum rain
University of Cincinnati
“The age of the sediment containing the platinum allowed our interdisciplinary team of anthropologists, geologists, geographers and biologists to directly pinpoint radical change in climate for eight different Western hemisphere archaeological sites to ...

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