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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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Rockcliff Expands Talbot Copper Deposit Expands to 4.2Mt at 3.4% Copper Equivalent (1.6% Copper, 1.8 g/t Gold, 1.4 ... - Stockhouse

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 23:07

Stockhouse

Rockcliff Expands Talbot Copper Deposit Expands to 4.2Mt at 3.4% Copper Equivalent (1.6% Copper, 1.8 g/t Gold, 1.4 ...
Stockhouse
... 43-101 mineral resource of 4.2 Million tonnes at a 3.4% copper equivalent is a very significant milestone for Rockcliff. To my knowledge, only four mines (Flin Flon, Lalor, 777 and Sherridon West) of the approximate thirty mines that have gone into ...

AME Announces 2017 Award RecipientsLeaders in Mineral Exploration and Mine Development to be Recognized at ... - Markets Insider

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 16:28

AME Announces 2017 Award RecipientsLeaders in Mineral Exploration and Mine Development to be Recognized at ...
Markets Insider
Ron Burk completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto and his master's degree at Queen's University before working for many years as an exploration geologist for Teck, focused on target generation and property evaluations in Canada ...

AME Announces 2017 Award Recipients - Digital Journal

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 15:41

AME Announces 2017 Award Recipients
Digital Journal
Mona Forster and Royanna Wild, recognized with the Gold Pan Award for their exceptional meritorious service to the mineral exploration community through AME. Maureen Lipkewich, Gary Nordin and Sheila Stenzel, honoured with the Frank Woodside Past ...

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AME Announces 2017 Award Recipients - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 15:38

AME Announces 2017 Award Recipients
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Mona Forster and Royanna Wild, recognized with the Gold Pan Award for their exceptional meritorious service to the mineral exploration community through AME. Maureen Lipkewich, Gary Nordin and Sheila Stenzel, honoured with the Frank Woodside Past ...

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Kivalliq Energy CEO: Kivalliq is Using its Exploration Expertise to Diversify its Portfolio in Northern Canada - Investing News Network

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 15:07

Investing News Network

Kivalliq Energy CEO: Kivalliq is Using its Exploration Expertise to Diversify its Portfolio in Northern Canada
Investing News Network
There, we have identified various stacked structures that carry uranium and other minerals. We have delineated a resource of approximately 0.69 percent U3O8 for a total of 43 million pounds, which is the highest grade in Canada outside of Saskatchewan ...

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Study reveals significant role of dust in mountain ecosystems - EurekAlert (press release)

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 14:12

EurekAlert (press release)

Study reveals significant role of dust in mountain ecosystems
EurekAlert (press release)
"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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Clay minerals on Mars may have formed in primordial steam bath - Science Daily

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 11:22

Science Daily

Clay minerals on Mars may have formed in primordial steam bath
Science Daily
It's a really intense degree of alteration." The steam atmosphere associated with a magma ocean could have survived for as long as 10 million years or more, Cannon and his colleagues say. That would have been long enough, they estimate, to create as ...
Earthworms can reproduce in Mars soil simulant - WURWUR
UFO SIGHTINGS DAILY: Another Cannon Ball Found On Mars, 100% Evidence Of Past War, Dec 2017, Video, UFO ...UFO Sightings Daily

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Nevada's Ruby Mountains targeted for oil leasing and the locals don't like it - Reno Gazette Journal

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 08:59

Reno Gazette Journal

Nevada's Ruby Mountains targeted for oil leasing and the locals don't like it
Reno Gazette Journal
A Forest Service request for public input on the plan generated more than 7,500 comments. Only three comments supported offering the leases, said Susan Elliott, minerals and geology program manager for the Humboldt Toiyabe National Forest in Elko. “For ...

Greeley Senior Center news for Dec. 3 - Greeley Tribune

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 23:52

Greeley Senior Center news for Dec. 3
Greeley Tribune
Bingo and Scrabble, 1 p.m. Thursdays. Come check out the new bingo machine and cards and play Grocery Bingo with your friends. Drop in for some fun at 1 pm Friday, Dec 8 for Bunco. Or every Thursday at 1 for Scrabble. No Bunco on Dec 22. The Basics ...

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