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    Michigan Geologist Identifies Mysterious Rock Found In Lake Huron

    Mystery solved! Through the power of the internet, we’ve found an expert that was able to identify a Michigan woman’s once in a lifetime find on the shores of Lake Huron. This unique rock was found about a week ago when Tina McKercher was visiting a family member in Oscoda. Tina, who has been an avid rock picker for decades, decided to…

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    UNLV professor Elisabeth "Libby" Hausrath works with Ph.D. student Anthony Feldman in her lab on campus in Las Vegas Friday, July 24, 2020. Hausrath is one of 10 scientists selected by NASA to study the soil and rock samples from Mars. (K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP) Photo: K.M. Cannon, AP / Las Vegas Review-Journal

    UNLV scientist to be among first to see Mars rock samples

    UNLV professor Elisabeth “Libby” Hausrath works with Ph.D. student Anthony Feldman in her lab on campus in Las Vegas Friday, July 24, 2020. Hausrath is one of 10 scientists selected by NASA to study the soil and rock samples from Mars. (K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP) less UNLV professor Elisabeth “Libby” Hausrath works with Ph.D. student Anthony Feldman in…

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    CREG Hard Rock Pipe Jacking Machine Assists China’s Largest Diameter Utility Tunnel Project

    Despite COVID-19, flood and other obstacles, on July 27, 2020, the hard rock slurry balance pipe jacking machine (DN4000), named Zhengxian (which translates to “try to be the first”), successfully broke through on the Mingzhu Avenue utility tunnel in Huanggang City, Hubei Province, China. The machine is suitable for complex geology and independently developed by China Railway Engineering Equipment Group…

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    Precipitate Expands Copey Hill Zone and Returns Rock Sample Grading 53.0 g/t Gold at Ponton Project, Dominican Republic

    Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – July 21, 2020) – Precipitate Gold Corp. (TSXV: PRG) (OTCQB: PREIF) (the “Company” or “Precipitate”) is pleased to announce results of the first phase surface soil and rock geochemical sampling conducted at the Copey Hill epithermal gold target of the Company’s 100% owned Ponton Project located approximately 25 kilometres (“km”) due east of Barrick’s Pueblo…

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    Arizona Rock Offers Clues to the Chaotic Earth of 200 Million Years Ago

    AUSTIN, Texas — A rock core from Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona has given scientists a powerful new tool to understand how catastrophic events shaped Earth’s ecosystems before the rise of the dinosaurs. The quarter-mile-long core is from an important part of the Triassic period when life on our planet endured a series of cataclysmic events: mountain-sized asteroids struck…

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    How 226-million-year-old tuff rock formed the foundations of Brisbane

    While Queenslanders are renowned for being resilient and loyal, the rocks of Brisbane are known for their own unique kind of tuff. Key points: Brisbane tuff is a type of rock created more than 200 million years ago The volcanic rock is most prominently seen at Kangaroo Point The rock is still seen in walls and buildings throughout Brisbane The…

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    Charles Darwin: A pioneer of rock

    Following our recent feature about Shrewsbury’s most famous son who changed perceptions of mankind’s place in the world with his theory of evolution, Dr Ken Addison of Broseley has come forward to highlight another revolutionary aspect of his work. Dr Addison says it is much less well known that the greater part of Charles Darwin’s published scientific work was as…

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    Gold Lion Resources: Robber Gulch Rock Sampling Program Returns Up To 6.49g/t Oxide Gold

    Vancouver, British Columbia – TheNewswire – July 2, 2020 – Gold Lion Resources Inc. (“Gold Lion” or the “Company”) (CSE:GL) (CNSX:GL.CN) (OTC:GLIOF) (FWB:2BC) is pleased to announce the results of its 2020 rock sampling program on its Robber Gulch oxide gold Property (“Robber Gulch” or the “Property”) located near Burley, Idaho. The Property is under option from EMX Royalty Corp.…

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    Robber Gulch Rock Sampling Program Returns Up To 6.49g/t Oxide Gold

    Vancouver, British Columbia – TheNewswire – July 2, 2020 – Gold Lion Resources Inc. (“Gold Lion” or the “Company“) (CSE:GL) (CNSX:GL.CN) (OTC:GLIOF) (FWB:2BC) is pleased to announce the results of its 2020 rock sampling program on its Robber Gulch oxide gold Property (“Robber Gulch” or the “Property“) located near Burley, Idaho. The Property is under option from EMX Royalty Corp.…

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    Rock Yarns: An economic geologist’s insights on the booming North Pilbara Gold Belt

    Stock analysis veteran and lover of the commodities game, Peter Strachan, is back for another instalment of the Rock Yarns podcast. In this episode Peter discusses the booming North Pilbara Gold Belt with economic geologist Nigel Maund. Maund boasts 44 years of experience in the mining sector, having been involved in all stages from initial area selection to grassroots exploration,…

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