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Meet the Endoterrestrials - The Atlantic

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 00:00
Meet the Endoterrestrials  The Atlantic

They live thousands of feet below the Earth's surface. They eat hydrogen and exhale methane. And they may shape our world more profoundly than we can ...

Professor Emeritus Johannes Weertman Passes Away - Northwestern University NewsCenter

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:30

Northwestern University NewsCenter

Professor Emeritus Johannes Weertman Passes Away
Northwestern University NewsCenter
“Hans was a quiet man with a powerful intellect whose work had a profound impact on both geology and materials science and engineering,” said Peter Voorhees, Frank C. Engelhart Professor of Materials Science and Engineering. ... In 2017, The Minerals ...

Deep-South Resources Has Issued 4.2 Million Shares for the Acquisition of 75% of the Kapili Tepe Copper, Nickel ... - Stockhouse

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 08:58

Deep-South Resources Has Issued 4.2 Million Shares for the Acquisition of 75% of the Kapili Tepe Copper, Nickel ...
Stockhouse
The broad geology of the project area can therefore be regarded as several ophiolite thrust sheets bounded by highly altered and brecciated shear zones (“mineralized zones”) which dip moderately to the south-east. The resultant copper and nickel ...

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How geology tells the story of evolutionary bottlenecks and life on Earth - Phys.org

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:00
How geology tells the story of evolutionary bottlenecks and life on Earth  Phys.org

Evidence that catastrophic geological events could have created evolutionary bottlenecks that changed the course of life on Earth may be buried within ancient ...

The Great ShakeOut! -- 2018 Edition - United States Geological Survey

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:00
The Great ShakeOut! -- 2018 Edition  United States Geological Survey

USGS scientists have determined that nearly half of Americans are exposed to potentially damaging earthquakes based on where they work and live. Still others ...

GeoGirls Rock! USGS women encourage and support the next generation of scientists - United States Geological Survey (press release)

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 14:12

United States Geological Survey (press release)

GeoGirls Rock! USGS women encourage and support the next generation of scientists
United States Geological Survey (press release)
The free GeoGirls program, now in its fourth year, is run jointly by the U.S. Geological Survey and the Mount St. Helens Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the stewardship of the volcano through science education and exploration. ... They ...

Form S-1 MINERAL MOUNTAIN MINING - StreetInsider.com

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 12:08

Form S-1 MINERAL MOUNTAIN MINING
StreetInsider.com
Such compliance may include feasibility studies on the surface impact of our proposed operations, costs associated with minimizing surface impact, water treatment and protection, reclamation activities, including rehabilitation of various sites, on ...

Modernising gemstone mining in Kenya - Mining Review

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 06:13

Mining Review

Modernising gemstone mining in Kenya
Mining Review
Exclusive interview with Dr Cedric Simonet, a mineral exploration and development consultant with Akili Minerals Services and chairman of Kenya Chamber of Mines, the official host of the upcoming Kenya Mining Forum. ... Education and information are ...

Form S-1 MINERAL MOUNTAIN MINING - StreetInsider.com

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:00
Form S-1 MINERAL MOUNTAIN MINING  StreetInsider.com

Get instant alerts when news breaks on your stocks. Claim your 2-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here. UNITED STATES. SECURITIES AND ...

GeoGirls Rock - United States Geological Survey

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:00
GeoGirls Rock  United States Geological Survey

The sun rises at Mount St. Helens (pictured in the distance), with low-level clouds covering Coldwater Lake. The view is from the Coldwater Science and ...

Dibrugarh University geologist discovers platinum in Assam - Nagaland Post

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:56

Dibrugarh University geologist discovers platinum in Assam
Nagaland Post
In a rare find, a senior geologist from Dibrugarh University in Assam has detected the presence of platinum deposits in the state's Karbi Anglong district recently, Hindustan Times reported. Dilip Majumdar, Dean, School of Earth, Atmospheric Science, ...

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Four Peaks Mining Co. rocks Scottsdale with gem cutting event - Scottsdale Independent

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:50

Scottsdale Independent

Four Peaks Mining Co. rocks Scottsdale with gem cutting event
Scottsdale Independent
Four Peaks Mining Company rocks Scottsdale with a gem cutting event Saturday, Oct. 13 featuring a father and son in the business. Guests can watch as the duo demonstrates how rough rocks are transformed into refined works of art and jewelry from 11 a.m ...

Dibrugarh University geologist discovers platinum in Assam - Hindustan Times

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 00:28

Hindustan Times

Dibrugarh University geologist discovers platinum in Assam
Hindustan Times
Dibrugarh University geologist discovers platinum in Assam. Assam has become the ... Dilip Majumdar, Dean, School of Earth, Atmospheric Science, Environment and Energy at the university found the rare and expensive metal in a remote hill, around 250 km ...

NASA's next Mars rover will land in Jezero crater, which once hosted a lake and a river delta - Science Magazine

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 00:00
NASA's next Mars rover will land in Jezero crater, which once hosted a lake and a river delta  Science Magazine

Update: NASA today announced the destination for its next Mars rover, due for launch in 2020. The agency said it would send the rover to the 50-kilometer-wide ...

Five industry influencers named to Canadian Mining Hall of Fame - The Northern Miner

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 02:26

The Northern Miner

Five industry influencers named to Canadian Mining Hall of Fame
The Northern Miner
In addition to these technical contributions, which led to discoveries and mines, Franklin served the minerals sector as a geological consultant, educator, author, lecturer and industry ambassador. Born in North Bay, Ont., Franklin earned BSc (1964 ...

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Students discover the wonder of nature - The Flinders News

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:53

The Flinders News

Students discover the wonder of nature
The Flinders News
Students from Booleroo Centre District School, Gladstone Primary School, Jamestown Community School, Laura Primary School, Orroroo Area School, St James School and St Joseph's School recently took part in the annual Appila Springs Education Day ...

Students discover the wonder of nature - The Flinders News

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:53

The Flinders News

Students discover the wonder of nature
The Flinders News
Students from Booleroo Centre District School, Gladstone Primary School, Jamestown Community School, Laura Primary School, Orroroo Area School, St James School and St Joseph's School recently took part in the annual Appila Springs Education Day ...

Goings on - The Landmark

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 07:37

Goings on
The Landmark
You'll have a chance to meet the amazing rocks and minerals that are the foundation of Purgatory Chasm, and learn some simple tips for unraveling a rock's history. Stop by the Pavilion near the entrance to the chasm at any time during the hour to ...

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Appila Springs Education Day - Clare Northern Argus

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 04:13

Clare Northern Argus

Appila Springs Education Day
Clare Northern Argus
“We had a range of guest presenters, including Animals Anonymous, the Flinders Geology, Gem and Mineral Club and Greening Australia, covering topics from seed dispersal methods and butterflies, to bugs and slugs, macroinvertebrates, rocks and minerals ...

Appila Springs Education Day - Clare Northern Argus

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 04:13

Clare Northern Argus

Appila Springs Education Day
Clare Northern Argus
Volunteers from the Caltowie Corridors of Green group have held the event since 2001 to educate local young people about a range of natural resource topics, fostering a greater understanding of our environment and why it needs to be protected ...

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