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  1. Stop issuing felling permits - Minister directs forestry commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GhanaWeb

    Mr John-Peter Amewu, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, says there is a ban on export of Rosewood across the country as part of efforts to bring sanity in the forestry sector. According to him, the ban also gives a directive to the Forestry Commission to stop the issuance of felling permits as ways to ensure the reverse of the decline of the forest and wildlife resources while addressing vigorously the drivers of deforestation and forest degradation.

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  2. 5.7-magnitude quake strikes Lake Tanganyika region: USGSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Manila Bulletin

    A 5.7-magnitude earthquake hit near Africa's Lake Tanganyika early Friday, the US Geological Survey said, with the epicenter in northern Zambia. The quake, which was 10 kilometers deep, struck at 00:32 GMT about 45 kilometers from the Zambian town of Kaputa, which lies near the borders of Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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  3. Hathon is Director Exploration, CairnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Marine News

    ... responsibilities, Eric has held asset management and international new venture roles with Marathon. He has a BSc in Geology from Michigan State University and an MSc and PhD in Geology from the University of Missouri. Simon Thomson, Cairn Chief ...

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  4. Seven women honoured in Queensland's new electoratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC News

    ... Dorothy Hill, the country's first female research professor. Over the course of her career, Hill's work would cover geology and palaeontology, including research into the Great Barrier Reef. She also went on to edit the Journal of the Geological ...

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  5. More Earth-like than moon-likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EurekAlert!

    ... at LSU document geochemical changes over time in the lava flows of Elysium, a major martian volcanic province. LSU Geology and Geophysics graduate researcher David Susko led the study with colleagues at LSU including his advisor Suniti ...

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  6. 2017 Oregon Wine Symposium Recognizes Community LeadersRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | Wine Business Online

    ... inegrowing regions have been key in teaching members of the wine industry and trade about what makes Oregon soil and geology unique. Leda Garside has been with Tuality Healthcare since 1993, managing and

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  7. Colorado School of Mines and Virginia Tech to create minerals industry consortiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | EurekAlert!

    ... ultimate goal of informing decision-making and minimizing geological risk in mineral exploration operations," said Geology and Geological Engineering Professor Ric Wendlandt, Mines' principal investigator on the project. The Mines team includes 14 ...

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  8. Sapiens: A Brief History of HumankindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Psychology Today

    ... Hazen's book-also beautifully written-traces the entire history of our planet, and shows how the earth's geology has contributed to creating life, and how life forms have in turn contributed to creating new minerals. In essence, then, Hazen leads us ...

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  9. '5.7-magnitude quake strikes L. Tanganyika region'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Vision

    PIC: Fishermen on Lake Tanganyika. A 5.7-magnitude earthquake hit near Africa's Lake Tanganyika early Friday, the US Geological Survey said, with the epicentre in northen Zambia.

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  10. 5.7-magnitude quake strikes Lake Tanganyika region: USGS1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | India.com

    A 5.7-magnitude earthquake hit near Africa's Lake Tanganyika early today, the US Geological Survey said, with the epicentre in northen Zambia. The quake, which was 10 kilometres deep, struck at 6:32 AM about 45 kilometres from the Zambian town of Kaputa, which lies near the borders of Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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  11. Magnitude 6.1 quake hits Zambia -USGSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Feb 23 A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck northern Zambia early on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The epicenter of the quake, which was very shallow at a depth of only 6.2 miles , was close to Lake Tanganyika southwest of the Tanzanian city of Kipili, some 78 miles away, the USGS said.

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  12. Guatemala blocks entry to Dutch ship providing abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Guatemala's army detained a boat carrying a supply of abortion pills on Thursday and prevented it from picking up women seeking to end their pregnancies, saying the move was prohibited by the country's constitution. The boat, operated by Dutch nonprofit Women on Waves, was in military custody with some of its seven crew members still aboard, after landing at a private pier at the Port of San Jose, 75 miles south of the capital, said Leticia Zenevich, a spokeswoman for the group.

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  13. UPDATE 1-Magnitude 5.7 quake strikes Lake Tanganyika area -USGSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 struck the southern area of Lake Tanganyika early on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The epicenter of the quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.1, was in a national park area in northern Zambia close to Lake Tanganyika.

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  14. Earth's newest continent 'Zealandia' was found thanks to a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Albany Times Union

    By now you've probably seen the big geology news: Earth has a brand-new continent called Zealandia , and it's been hiding from us for ages. What's less widely known about the discovery, however, is how it came about - and what it means for we humans who live on top of the rocks.

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  15. BRIEF-Sena Development says fy net profit 762.5 million baht versus 253.9 million bahtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Feb 24A selloff in materials stocks knocked Australia's shares on Friday morning, with losses led by mining giants BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto.

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  16. Exclusive: Trump likes two-state solution, but says he will leave it up to Israelis, PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he likes the concept of a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict, expressing his preference on the issue for the first time since sparking international criticism for appearing to back away from the longstanding bedrock of Middle East policy. But in an interview with Reuters, Trump stopped short of reasserting a U.S. commitment to eventual Palestinian statehood and instead said again that he would be "satisfied with whatever makes both parties happy."

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  17. Rock Dog' Review: This Animated Musical Isn't Very...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SFGate

    Low-key Chinese-American co-production offers up a Tibetan Mastiff with rock star dreams, and some cartoon charm, but not much else Don't get too excited, geologists: "Rock Dog" isn't about an animal into minerals. It's music that stirs the mountain mastiff in this sweet if ineffectual animated movie, purportedly the first instance of a Chinese animation property - an adaptation of Zheng Jun's graphic novel "Tibetan Rock Dog" - outsourcing its production to America .

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  18. New maps reveal unusually early spring across AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    Groundhog Day came and went, bringing predictions of six more weeks of winter - but in the weeks to come, much of the US was instead greeted by unseasonably warm weather. For some, spring has already begun well ahead of schedule, a new study led by the US Geological Survey reveals.

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  19. Rate of retreat of Gangotri glacier slowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Times of India

    ... receding and base-thinning of the glacier, DP Dobhal, scientist at the Dehradun-based Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology , said, "Gangotri glacier is a dynamic structure -- tectonic activities below its surface keep happening and creating ...

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  20. Alianza Acquiring New Concessions in Central PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Market Wire

    ... properties were internally generated from a study that examined a range of criteria including metallogeny, regional geology, regional structure, private and public geochemical databases, favourable CSR conditions and local knowledge. Management is ...

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