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  1. Melkior Drills Shallow Holes on Zam Zam and Jowsey Gold Zones and...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Market Wire

    ... of the mineralized structure at this location. 2) The drilling at the Big Marsh property has intersected interesting geology, mineralization and structure. Anomalous values in gold, silver and zinc were encountered. 1) Due to the deep overburden on ...

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  2. Pangolin Begins Drilling Kimberlite Targets at Motloutse Diamond Project, BotswanaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Market Wire

    ... The technical disclosure in this news release has been reviewed and approved by Dr. Leon Daniels, BSc., BSc. Honours Geology, PhD and a Qualified Person as defined by National Instrument 43-101. Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation ...

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  3. Scientists find evidence of planetary carbon release valveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    New evidence suggests the carbon cycle has a natural release valve -- a built-in upper limit to the concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere. Some 56 million years ago, millions of tons of carbon were dumped into the air and ocean during what's known as the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum.

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  4. Hawaii reopens national parks after Tropical Storm Darby loses punchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    A slight double rainbow appeared in the sky over the lava flow at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Friday. Tropical Storm Darby closed lava-viewing areas in the national park over the weekend.

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  5. Inside the border town where crowds of desperate Venezuelans go for...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Post

    ... rice, and sometimes it runs out before your turn comes, so it's all for nothing," said Carlos Ortega, 68, a retired geology professor trudging home after a doctor's appointment in Colombia. His Venezuelan pension was good for only a few pounds of ...

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  6. Digging Deeper Into MarsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... of water on Mars, which we've used as a path for our search for life on Mars," said Nicole Button, LSU Department of Geology and Geophysics doctoral candidate and co-author in this study. The authors expanded on previous work, which explored the ...

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  7. The U.S. filed a WTO dispute to save jobs a " by increasing imports from China. Herea s why.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Ted Skumurski observes a robotic arm as it lifts a test silicon wafer at a government-funded nanotechnology facility at the State University of New York at Albany. This month, U.S. trade officials filed a WTO dispute against China, which imposes an export tax on minerals used to make semiconductors, medical equipment, batteries for electric vehicles, and other high-tech components.

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  8. US Geological Survey confirms ONGC's mega gas findRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    The US Geological Survey has confirmed the discovery of a fat gas reserve in the form of hydrates - otherwise known as 'fire ice' - off the Andhra coast by a multi-party expeditionary team led by flagship explorer ONGC, confirming a report first published in TOI on January 9. NEW DELHI: The US Geological Survey has confirmed the discovery of a fat gas reserve in the form of hydrates - otherwise known as 'fire ice' - off the Andhra coast by a multi-party expeditionary team led by flagship explorer ONGC , confirming a report first published in TOI on January 9. "India has discovered a large, highly-enriched accumulation of natural gas hydrates in the Bay of Bengal that has the potential to be tapped," a PTI report from Washington said quoting Walter Guidroz, coordinator of the US Geological Survey's energy resources programme.

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  9. Newly discovered virus a prime suspect in often-fatal beak disorder spreading among birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Scientists have uncovered a fascinating new clue in the global mystery surrounding wild birds with grossly deformed beaks. A team of researchers from the California Academy of Sciences , University of California San Francisco , and the U.S. Geological Survey have identified a novel virus that has been linked to Avian Keratin Disorder , a disease responsible for debilitating beak overgrowth and whose cause has remained elusive despite more than a decade of research.

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  10. Ruling upholds permit for drilling under Allegheny River oil refineryRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    People seeking to block oil and gas drilling permits generally describe worst-case scenarios. Even so, this one stands out.

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  11. Earthquake measuring 6.0 strikes off Vanuatu -USGSRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    An earthquake measuring magnitude 6.0 struck about 73 km southeast of the tiny Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on Tuesday, the United States Geological Survey reported. The shallow temblor, which struck at a depth of just 10 kilometers, did not trigger a tsunami warning, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre.

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  12. Natural gas discovery in Indian OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | India.com

    New Delhi, Jul 26: A large natural gas discovery has been made in the Indian Ocean following a joint expedition by India and the US, opening up a new resource to meet energy needs. India's Oil Ministry and the US Geological Survey made the discovery of large, highly enriched accumulations of natural gas hydrate - an icy form of the fuel - in the Bay of Bengal.

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  13. Bengal Energy Commences 2016 Drilling Campaign in Australia's Cooper BasinRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... 2D and 3D seismic data which significantly improves prospect imaging and provides greater detail of the reservoir geology and structural controls. A total of up to seven individual drilling prospects have been identified and mapped on the Permit ...

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  14. Encased in salt, a new clue to the evolution of life on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... people are going to be very skeptical," Blamey said. "But the data is what the data is." Their results, published in Geology , suggest that 815 million years ago, the Earth's atmosphere was 10.9 percent oxygen (half our current level of 21 percent). ...

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  15. Small earthquake strikes of Big Island's west coastRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    The magnitude 4.3 earthquake, indicating light to moderate shaking, originated at a depth of 11 kilometers off the west coast of the Big Island near Captain Cook. It struck at 9:16 p.m. local time.

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  16. India finds promising natural gas hydrates in Bay of BengalRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Washington, July 26 : India has discovered large, highly enriched accumulations of natural gas hydrates in the Bay of Bengal that has the potential to be tapped, according to the US Geological Survey , which participated in the discovery efforts. "Advances like the Bay of Bengal discovery will help unlock the global energy resource potential of gas hydrates as well help define the technology needed to safely produce them," Walter Guidroz, coordinator of the USGS Energy Resources Programme, said here on Monday.

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  17. 'India discovers producible natural gas hydrates'Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    India has discovered a large, highly enriched accumulations of natural gas hydrates in the Bay of Bengal that has the potential to be tapped, a top US agency which helped in this major discovery has said. "Advances like the Bay of Bengal discovery will help unlock the global energy resource potential of gas hydrates as well help define the technology needed to safely produce them," said Walter Guidroz, coordinator of the US geological survey energy resources programme coordinator.

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  18. Metal Tiger plc UK Regulatory Announcement: Positive Botswana Assays and Resource Envelope ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... using current metal prices MOD has calculated a copper equivalent grade of 10.4% for this intersection. Given the geology of the deposit the potential of finding other grade veins remains strong." Assay results confirm significant copper and silver ...

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  19. Survey finds 20 new mineral rich areas in Ethiopia - Tuesday, 26 July 2016 06:21Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    ... eological mapping and investigations related to mineral resources, oil and natural gas, hydrogeology and engineering geology.

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  20. Key site for mining sand for fracking identifiedRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Leighton Buzzard Online

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A large silica sand formation running from Leighton Buzzard to Cambridge is among five sites in the country which could help the UK's fracking industry develop.

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