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Taste good? Senses inform the brain — but don't tell everyone the same thing - Science News for Students

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 11:31

Science News for Students

Taste good? Senses inform the brain — but don't tell everyone the same thing
Science News for Students
As a biopsychologist (BY-oh-sy-KOL-oh-gist), she studies how behaviors can be affected by taste preferences that develop during infancy and early childhood. Early in human history, the ability to recognize and respond to different ... It's a mineral ...

High Grade Diamond Drill Results from Awalé Resources- Bondoukou Project. - PR Newswire (press release)

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 06:07

High Grade Diamond Drill Results from Awalé Resources- Bondoukou Project.
PR Newswire (press release)
Following the success of the initial RC program, a diamond drilling program was designed to enhance the understanding of the geometry, geology and down dip/plunge continuity of the Fako and Casino prospects. ... The project continues to deliver ...

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Pursuit of UNESCO designation for Fundy geological area on hold — for now - CBC.ca

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 02:03

CBC.ca

Pursuit of UNESCO designation for Fundy geological area on hold — for now
CBC.ca
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 ...

Is Northern Ireland up for grabs in a new mining boom? - The Ecologist

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 23:03

The Ecologist

Is Northern Ireland up for grabs in a new mining boom?
The Ecologist
In Northern Ireland there is currently a flurry of mining activity and resistance to it: five companies currently hold 10 mineral prospecting licences for different location across the small country. Four companies have lodged applications for six ...

Meet The Covert Geologists That Helped The Allies Win The Second World War - Forbes

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 07:01

Forbes

Meet The Covert Geologists That Helped The Allies Win The Second World War
Forbes
Scientists are often recruited during times of conflict to serve the national cause. Generally, when we think of scientists in warfare, we think of physicists, chemists, engineers and mathematicians – the type that can either build better weapons or ...

Unforced Variations: July 2018 - RealClimate

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 04:31

Unforced Variations: July 2018
RealClimate
'New data obtained by complex biochemical, geophysical and geological studies conducted in 2011-2016 resulted in the conclusion that in some areas of the East Siberian Arctic Shelf the roof of the subsea permafrost had already reached the depth of ...

Edinburgh Art Festival: The Travelling Gallery at 40 - The Edinburgh Reporter

Sun, 07/29/2018 - 13:40

The Edinburgh Reporter

Edinburgh Art Festival: The Travelling Gallery at 40
The Edinburgh Reporter
Ilana Halperin's Geologic Intimacy was first shown in her solo show We Form Geology (2012), for which she transformed the gallery into a miniature hall of gems and minerals. The micas .... 'All the stuff is weird and cool' (Pupil, Secondary School ...

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UPSC Combined Geo-Scientist And Geologist exam: Check revised exam pattern, to be effective from 2020 - The Indian Express

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 01:12

The Indian Express

UPSC Combined Geo-Scientist And Geologist exam: Check revised exam pattern, to be effective from 2020
The Indian Express
Paper-I : General Studies. Current events of national and international importance. History of India and Indian National Movement. Indian and World Geography -Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World. Indian Polity and Governance ...

Research feeds fierce debate on fracking - White Mountain Independent

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 17:16

White Mountain Independent

Research feeds fierce debate on fracking
White Mountain Independent
However, the practice has also driven a host of studies of the environmental effects of the effort to extract more oil and natural gas from deeply buried layers of shale and limestone. ... Ground water loaded with salts and minerals – not fracking ...

Batero Announces Update on La Cumbre Project – Oxides Zone, Colombia - Geology for Investors

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 04:27

Geology for Investors

Batero Announces Update on La Cumbre Project – Oxides Zone, Colombia
Geology for Investors
These lines of action or community development programs are framed within the welfare programs promoted by the municipal administration of Quinchía, which are focused on education, institutional strengthening, health, culture and heritage development ...

Nevada Zinc Reports Initial Mineral Resource Estimate for the Lone Mountain Zinc Project, Nevada - Geology for Investors

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 21:59

Nevada Zinc Reports Initial Mineral Resource Estimate for the Lone Mountain Zinc Project, Nevada
Geology for Investors
July 25, 2018) – Nevada Zinc Corporation (TSXV: NZN) (“Nevada Zinc” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the receipt of an initial Mineral Resource Estimate of the mineralization outlined to-date at the Company's Lone Mountain Project, Nevada (the ...

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Interactive activities at Curtin M'sia carnival - The Borneo Post

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 09:18

The Borneo Post

Interactive activities at Curtin M'sia carnival
The Borneo Post
MIRI: Visitors to the Curtin Malaysia Carnival 2018 at Curtin University Malaysia (Curtin Malaysia) on August 25 can look forward to many interactive and fun activities designed to provide them a unique educational experience. ... Among the interesting ...

July 19-21: Logic, Stanford Summer Jazz, Future of Music, Keith Urban, South Bay Dub Allstars, Sam Evian, SF Art ... - San Francisco Examiner

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:06

San Francisco Examiner

July 19-21: Logic, Stanford Summer Jazz, Future of Music, Keith Urban, South Bay Dub Allstars, Sam Evian, SF Art ...
San Francisco Examiner
Geology & Rockhounds 101: The San Francisco Public Library's Summer Stride program offers the presentation on local geology, minerals and gems by the San Francisco Gem and Mineral Society. [1 p.m., Sunset Branch, ... Stéphane Hénaut, Jeni Mitchell: The ...

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OZ Minerals keeps faith on dividends in spending review - The Australian Financial Review

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 21:34

The Australian Financial Review

OZ Minerals keeps faith on dividends in spending review
The Australian Financial Review
OZ is in the process of spending almost $1 billion on building a new mine at South Australia's Carrapateena deposit, is spending up to $45 million this year on exploration and project studies, and recently spent more than $200 million plus scrip buying ...

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Girl Scouts Return from Service Trip to Dominican Republic - Patch.com

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 13:04

Patch.com

Girl Scouts Return from Service Trip to Dominican Republic
Patch.com
Their mission is to educate and empower girls which parallels the mission of Girl Scouts. ... Grace also led the Fingerprinting and Geology workshops providing the Mariposa girls with lessons on how to read fingerprints and all about rocks and minerals.

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Pakistani students graduate from China under BRI - The Nation

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 06:41

The Nation

Pakistani students graduate from China under BRI
The Nation
These international students were the first graduates since CUG established the Silk Road Institute of the International Education College in 2015. With subjects including geology, minerals, energy, environment and space science, CUG built a platform ...

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Pakistani Students Graduate From China Under Belt And Road Initiative - UrduPoint News

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 03:33

Pakistani Students Graduate From China Under Belt And Road Initiative
UrduPoint News
These international students were the first graduates since CUG established the Silk Road Institute of the International Education College in 2015. With subjects including geology, minerals, energy, environment and space science, CUG built a platform ...

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Mustang Resources Ltd (MTTGF) Agrees Ruby Asset Merger with Fura Gems Inc (FUGMF) - EnerCom Inc. (press release) (blog)

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 23:54

Australian Mining

Mustang Resources Ltd (MTTGF) Agrees Ruby Asset Merger with Fura Gems Inc (FUGMF)
EnerCom Inc. (press release) (blog)
Prior to joining Fura, Mr. Roy served as general manager for Gemfields Plc, overseeing the Montepuez ruby mine (Mozambique), and as head of geology and exploration at the Kagem emerald mine (Zambia). He also developed Gemfields' greenfield ruby ...
Mustang Resources Ltd (ASX:MUS) Agrees Ruby Asset Merger with Fura Gems Inc (CVE:FURA)ABN Newswire (press release)

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First students from BRI countries graduate from CUG - ecns

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 23:01

First students from BRI countries graduate from CUG
ecns
These international students were the first graduates since CUG established the Silk Road Institute of the International Education College in 2015. With subjects including geology, minerals, energy, environment and space. science, CUG built a platform ...

Condor Gold plc Permitting Update: Technical Approval and Public Consultation Mina La India - Markets Insider

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 04:37

Condor Gold plc Permitting Update: Technical Approval and Public Consultation Mina La India
Markets Insider
Following a positive review of the technical studies in the ESIA, Condor received written notification from MARENA detailing the procedural requirements and the date for the Public Consultation. .... Report was prepared by or under the supervision of ...

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