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chroniclelive
What is a sinkhole? All you need to know about the holes appearing on our roadsbe worried that this could happen outside their houses? Generally these are no
What is a sinkhole? All you need to know about the holes appearing on our roads
chroniclelive / Posted 35 minutes ago
be worried that this could happen outside their houses? Generally these are not common occurrences in the North East. The geology of the area does have former coal mining present. It is the ancient working methods (like pillar and stall) which may... Read more
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chroniclelive
Blaydon sinkhole LIVE: Heavy traffic after sinkhole shuts A695 lane on Chainbridge Roadin the North East be worried? Dr Jean Hall says: Generally these are not comm
Blaydon sinkhole LIVE: Heavy traffic after sinkhole shuts A695 lane on Chainbridge Road
chroniclelive / Posted 35 minutes ago
in the North East be worried? Dr Jean Hall says: Generally these are not common occurrences in the North East. The geology of the area does have former coal mining present. It is the ancient working methods (like pillar and stall) which... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
University announces next Sciences Pro-Vice-Chancellorarea,” he says.The Division of Sciences is home to the departments of Botany, C
University announces next Sciences Pro-Vice-Chancellor
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
area,” he says.The Division of Sciences is home to the departments of Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Food Science, Geology, Human Nutrition, Marine Science, Mathematics and Statistics, Physics, Psychology, and Zoology, and also the Centre... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Colorado photographer gives 1877 Hayden survey a second looksection of the kinds of drawings they did. He had some drawings that were reall
Colorado photographer gives 1877 Hayden survey a second look
Colorado Daily / Posted 9 hours ago
section of the kinds of drawings they did. He had some drawings that were really quick sketches, some that detailed geology, and some — the most beautiful and impressive — were these gigantic panoramas of large landscapes." Huber said that... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Colorado photographer gives 1877 Hayden survey a second looksection of the kinds of drawings they did. He had some drawings that were reall
Colorado photographer gives 1877 Hayden survey a second look
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 10 hours ago
section of the kinds of drawings they did. He had some drawings that were really quick sketches, some that detailed geology, and some — the most beautiful and impressive — were these gigantic panoramas of large landscapes." Huber said that... Read more
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chroniclelive
Houses in West Allotment could be demolished after they were found to have subsidenceteam’s work at Bayfield included drilling boreholes at strategic points so they
Houses in West Allotment could be demolished after they were found to have subsidence
chroniclelive / Posted 11 hours ago
team’s work at Bayfield included drilling boreholes at strategic points so they could investigate the underground geology and soil structure to try and identify the cause of movement. Soil and rock samples were analysed in the laboratory... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ancient reptile fossils claw for more attentionmore than 200 million years ago.Pritchard is a postdoctoral fellow in the lab o
Ancient reptile fossils claw for more attention
PhysOrg / Posted 11 hours ago
more than 200 million years ago.Pritchard is a postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Bhart-Anjan Bhullar in the Department of Geology and Geophysics at Yale. Co-authors of the study were Alan Turner of Stony Brook University, Randall Irmis of the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Back from vacation as Alabama birding heats upare wonderful educational programs on a variety of nature issues, from birds of
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Back from vacation as Alabama birding heats up
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 hours ago
are wonderful educational programs on a variety of nature issues, from birds of prey to alligators and other reptiles to geology and paleontology. You definitely should check out a few of the programs; I plan to attend all I can work into my... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Prospector drilling for gold under historic Kalgoorlie pubsthey fill up with sediment and that's what everybody thought, this side of town
Prospector drilling for gold under historic Kalgoorlie pubs
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 hours ago
they fill up with sediment and that's what everybody thought, this side of town was all sediment. "But we found that the geology actually rolls, so it goes down and comes up and then we hit it with our drill and it rolls down again and then it... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Ellen Doty bringing pop-jazzsome more soul and folk in there,” she said. Doty decided to fully dedicate he
Ellen Doty bringing pop-jazz
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 12 hours ago
some more soul and folk in there,” she said. Doty decided to fully dedicate herself to her musical pursuits while studying geology at the University of Calgary. She released her first album, Gold, in 2014. “The whole thing about Gold was that I... Read more
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Northern Echo
'OREsome' project aims to preserve the industrial heritage of the North Pennineslead to the loss of their special features. With the help of volunteers, the p
'OREsome' project aims to preserve the industrial heritage of the North Pennines
Northern Echo / Posted 14 hours ago
lead to the loss of their special features. With the help of volunteers, the project aims to look at the botany, geology and archaeology of the sites – something which has never been done in unison before. Sarah Tooze, OREsome North... Read more
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Northern Echo
Academics descend Boulby mine to study life on Marsof the rover’s analytical instruments - a device called a Raman Laser Spectrome
Academics descend Boulby mine to study life on Mars
Northern Echo / Posted 15 hours ago
of the rover’s analytical instruments - a device called a Raman Laser Spectrometer - which will be used to investigate the geology of the planet and search for signs of extinct or existing life. They are also studying various types of samples at... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Adventure race: Teen keen on unknownpoor but I don't even see myself giving this sort of thing up." She intends to
Adventure race: Teen keen on unknown
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
poor but I don't even see myself giving this sort of thing up." She intends to pursue a degree in environment planning and geology at either Victoria or Otago University. "I want to get my family into it too," says the teenager three younger... Read more
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The Irish Times
Connemara Mining posts €96,000 loss as gold digging continuesinteresting gold results. It has recently cleared and sampled a former silver
Connemara Mining posts €96,000 loss as gold digging continues
The Irish Times / Posted 16 hours ago
interesting gold results. It has recently cleared and sampled a former silver and lead mine on the licence and says while geology looks attractive, it is awaiting results. “Our work on Inishowen in Donegal is very exciting. Sampling and two small... Read more
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PhysOrg
Fossil bee nest imaging provides clues about the environment in which human ancestor Australopithecus africanus livedof anthropologists has moved to other African sites and specimens, and research
Fossil bee nest imaging provides clues about the environment in which human ancestor Australopithecus africanus lived
PhysOrg / Posted 16 hours ago
of anthropologists has moved to other African sites and specimens, and research at Taung has been hampered by the complex geology and uncertain dating. New research at Taung is helping to reconstruct the environment in which this enigmatic little... Read more
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PhysOrg
Swiss space research reaches for the skystudy our own planet: for instance, satellite imagery is used to study forests
Swiss space research reaches for the sky
PhysOrg / Posted 17 hours ago
study our own planet: for instance, satellite imagery is used to study forests and crops, the effects of climate change, or geology. Scientists supported by the SNSF are developing techniques to make such remote sensing data more accurate. National... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Learning on iceRon Loesch / Petersburg Pilot Victor Trautman's high school geology class visi
Learning on ice
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 19 hours ago
Ron Loesch / Petersburg Pilot Victor Trautman's high school geology class visited LeConte Glacier on Wednesday. Students learned about glacial moraines, the history and impact of glacial movement throughout the region and how the LeConte Bay... Read more
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Scotsman
RBS | Scotmid | Produceand to register for a subscription, email sales@ycf.co.uk RECENT INVESTMENTS O
RBS | Scotmid | Produce
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and to register for a subscription, email sales@ycf.co.uk RECENT INVESTMENTS OVER PAST THREE MONTHS Company: Cognitive Geology, Edinburgh Industry: oil & gas Amount of investment: £340,000 Investors: Scottish Enterprise and private... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada's Paramount Fine Foods takes its Mideast cuisine to the worldrelatives in Italy for much of his childhood in the wake of their country’s civ
Canada's Paramount Fine Foods takes its Mideast cuisine to the world
The Globe and Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
relatives in Italy for much of his childhood in the wake of their country’s civil war. He stayed for university, studying geology in Verona and Milan before coming to Canada at the turn of the millennium. His work began with café shifts but soon... Read more
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The Irish Times
Connemara Mining posts loss as gold digging continuesinteresting gold results. It has recently cleared and sampled a former silver
Connemara Mining posts loss as gold digging continues
The Irish Times / Posted 23 hours ago
interesting gold results. It has recently cleared and sampled a former silver and lead mine on the licence and says while geology looks attractive, it is awaiting results. “Our work on Inishowen in Donegal is very exciting. Sampling and two small... Read more
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The Seattle Times
David Quammen’s ‘Yellowstone’: beautiful tribute to a wondrous placeThe Yellowstone Plateau’s spectacular geology, award-winning science writer Dav
David Quammen’s ‘Yellowstone’: beautiful tribute to a wondrous place
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
The Yellowstone Plateau’s spectacular geology, award-winning science writer David Quammen explains, earns such deserved fame because “directly beneath it burns a vast volcanic hot spot” comprising two magma chambers that cause the continent’s plate... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury mining panel to explore diversityof the new enterprise resource planning tool SAP across base metals. With a ba
Sudbury mining panel to explore diversity
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
of the new enterprise resource planning tool SAP across base metals. With a background in mining and exploration geology from the University of Wales College of Cardiff and a master's degree in mining engineering from McGill University,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Midland restaurant owner helping homeless veteranBill Johnson and his dog fell on some hard times in the past few weeks. Johnso
Midland restaurant owner helping homeless veteran
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
Bill Johnson and his dog fell on some hard times in the past few weeks. Johnson travels across the country learning about geology. He ended up in Midland after wanting to learn more about fracking and its effect on the environment. Once he got... Read more
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CNET
Elon Musk's Mars metropolis: Insane, but not impossibleto protect the science while they are on the planet, and then to protect Earth
Elon Musk's Mars metropolis: Insane, but not impossible
CNET / Posted yesterday
to protect the science while they are on the planet, and then to protect Earth on their return," Louisiana State University geology and geophysics Professor Peter Doran said via e-mail. Doran also serves on a planetary protection subcommittee of the... Read more
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Triathlete / Inside Triathlon
Triathlon Tour Guide: Hawai’i Island& Glow Tour (Kapohokine.com) is an all-day excursion that is part nature hike a
Triathlon Tour Guide: Hawai’i Island
Triathlete / Inside Triathlon / Posted yesterday
& Glow Tour (Kapohokine.com) is an all-day excursion that is part nature hike and part crash course on Hawaiian history, geology and culture. During a couple-hour drive to the Hilo side of the island in one of the company’s tour buses, guides... Read more
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asianage
Indus: The water flow can’t be stoppedwill never agree to have a bullet fired into its head. Besides as Dr Shakil Ahm
Indus: The water flow can’t be stopped
asianage / Posted yesterday
will never agree to have a bullet fired into its head. Besides as Dr Shakil Ahmad Romshoo, head of earth sciences at the geology and geophysics department of the University of Kashmir, says: “Let us assume we stop water supply for the sake of... Read more
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asianage
Indus The water flow can't be stoppedwill never agree to have a bullet fired into its head. Besides as Dr Shakil Ahm
Indus The water flow can't be stopped
asianage / Posted yesterday
will never agree to have a bullet fired into its head. Besides as Dr Shakil Ahmad Romshoo, head of earth sciences at the geology and geophysics department of the University of Kashmir, says: “Let us assume we stop water supply for the sake of... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Schlumberger introduces well test design and interpretation softwareOffshore staff DUBAI, UAE – Schlumberger has released GeoTesting, geology-base
Schlumberger introduces well test design and interpretation software
Offshore Magazine / Posted yesterday
Offshore staff DUBAI, UAE – Schlumberger has released GeoTesting, geology-based well test design and interpretation services. GeoTesting services, built in the Petrel E&P software platform, integrates geological and geophysical models with dynamic... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Unearthed treasures back in public eye at Academy of Sciencesthe new exhibit features a smaller geode holding amethyst in its open center th
Unearthed treasures back in public eye at Academy of Sciences
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the new exhibit features a smaller geode holding amethyst in its open center that visitors can touch to feel the process of geology at work, said Jean DeMouthe, the academy’s senior geology collections manager. In the new exhibit, on the academy’s... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
National Depression Screening Day on Oct. 6in the hogbacks abutting Cañon City on the west. The first project consists of
National Depression Screening Day on Oct. 6
Canon City Daily Record / Posted yesterday
in the hogbacks abutting Cañon City on the west. The first project consists of two interpretive signs introducing the geology and paleontology present in the hogbacks. The signs are located along the Greenhorn trail with a nice overlook of... Read more
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Energy Business Review
GoldQuest completes pre-feasibility study for Romero gold-copper project in Dominican Republicrecognized firms, all of whom are independent of the Company, including: Micon
GoldQuest completes pre-feasibility study for Romero gold-copper project in Dominican Republic
Energy Business Review / Posted yesterday
recognized firms, all of whom are independent of the Company, including: Micon International Limited (Micon) (geology, mineral resources) Golder Associates Limited (geotechnical, tailings and water management) Allnorth Consultants... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Discovery of tiny fossil in Walland solves 124-year mysterya fingernail on Chilhowee Mountain near Walland signified the successful result
Discovery of tiny fossil in Walland solves 124-year mystery
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
a fingernail on Chilhowee Mountain near Walland signified the successful result of a three-year search by the professor of geology at Appalachian State University, and solved a 124-year-old mystery. The fossil is a trilobite, a creature distantly... Read more
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Scotsman
Diageo | RBS | Sainsbury’sand to register for a subscription, email sales@ycf.co.uk RECENT INVESTMENTS O
Diageo | RBS | Sainsbury’s
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and to register for a subscription, email sales@ycf.co.uk RECENT INVESTMENTS OVER PAST THREE MONTHS Company: Cognitive Geology, Edinburgh Industry: oil & gas Amount of investment: £340,000 Investors: Scottish Enterprise and private... Read more
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PhysOrg
Water crisis in Bangladesh: Overpumping in Dhaka may threaten regional groundwater resources outside the cityanother source of safe water," said Michael, Unidel Fraser Russell Chair for th
Water crisis in Bangladesh: Overpumping in Dhaka may threaten regional groundwater resources outside the city
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
another source of safe water," said Michael, Unidel Fraser Russell Chair for the Environment and associate professor of geology, which is housed in the College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment. Understanding how groundwater moves Regional... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
On 90th birthday, Fidel Castro slams Obama, despite closer ties between U.S., Cubaillness. Castro accompanied his thanks with reminiscences about his childhood
On 90th birthday, Fidel Castro slams Obama, despite closer ties between U.S., Cuba
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
illness. Castro accompanied his thanks with reminiscences about his childhood and youth in eastern Cuba, describing the geology and plant life of the region where he grew up. He touched on his father's death shortly before his own victory in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Yorkshire salt mine could help shed light on Martian lifefor one of the analytical instruments - a device called the Raman Laser Spectro
Yorkshire salt mine could help shed light on Martian life
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
for one of the analytical instruments - a device called the Raman Laser Spectrometer, which will be used to investigate the geology of the planet and to search for signs of extinct or extant life. Peter Edwards, a PhD student from the University's... Read more
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PhysOrg
Unusual martian region leaves clues to planet's paston Mars. Our research supports that this whole area was built as a volcanic con
Unusual martian region leaves clues to planet's past
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
on Mars. Our research supports that this whole area was built as a volcanic construct," said Don Hood, LSU Department of Geology and Geophysics doctoral candidate and lead author of the paper. The chemical composition changes throughout the... Read more
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Daily Mail
NASA Kennedy Space Center could soon be under water as the sea risesthe UF Geological Sciences department. 'Now that we've seen it, we're sensitiv
NASA Kennedy Space Center could soon be under water as the sea rises
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the UF Geological Sciences department. 'Now that we've seen it, we're sensitive to it.' Adams and associate professor of geology John Jaeger, who have been studying Cape Canaveral's dunes and beach since 2009, say the impacts became most apparent... Read more
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Daily News
Minor tremor in Galle2.9 on the Richter scale was reported yesterday morning in Galle, Geological Su
Minor tremor in Galle
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
2.9 on the Richter scale was reported yesterday morning in Galle, Geological Survey and Mines Bureau Deputy Director (Geology) Dr. C.H.E.R. Siriwardana told the Daily News yesterday. The tremor was felt by people along the coastal belt around... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Scientists claim Saraswati did exist, debunk 5,000-old mythScientists at the Dehradun-Based Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG) ha
Scientists claim Saraswati did exist, debunk 5,000-old myth
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Scientists at the Dehradun-Based Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG) have debunked established belief that river Saraswati is just a 5,000-year-old myth. They claimed to have found after extensive research that the river did exist during... Read more
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Philly.com
A 29 percent tuition cut caps renaissance at La Sallewould be cut. In the end, La Salle suspended entry into six undergraduate acad
A 29 percent tuition cut caps renaissance at La Salle
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
would be cut. In the end, La Salle suspended entry into six undergraduate academic majors - public administration, geology, Russian, French, Italian and German - 10 minors, two master's and one doctoral program. The 84 students currently... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 27with its lightweight wheeled robotic Mars rover named Sojourner, explored and a
September 27
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
with its lightweight wheeled robotic Mars rover named Sojourner, explored and analyzed the Martian atmosphere, climate and geology since its landing on July 4, 1997. Although mission managers tried to restore full communications during the... Read more
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Business Wire
Dallas Software Startup Brings Smart Search to Energy Industryhelps organizations manage the large volume of information generated throughout
Dallas Software Startup Brings Smart Search to Energy Industry
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
helps organizations manage the large volume of information generated throughout the well lifecycle, including engineering, geology, land, regulatory, and production data. Archeio’s unique approach uses innovative cloud computing, machine learning,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Residents hear about fracking techniquesa townhall meeting on the issue last week, environmental and oil and gas offici
Residents hear about fracking techniques
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
a townhall meeting on the issue last week, environmental and oil and gas officials assured an audience of about 35 that the geology of the Upper Thumb is not conducive to fracking, and that no fracking is currently taking place in Huron... Read more
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PhysOrg
Methane was not the climate savior once imagined for the middle chapter of Earth historyblow, based on independent evidence published recently by the Alternative Earth
Methane was not the climate savior once imagined for the middle chapter of Earth history
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
blow, based on independent evidence published recently by the Alternative Earths team in the journals Science and Geology. These papers describe geochemical signatures in the rock record that track extremely low oxygen levels in the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh changes ambassadors in three countriesand Bhutan. He also served at Bangladesh missions in Rome, Cairo, Washington DC
Bangladesh changes ambassadors in three countries
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
and Bhutan. He also served at Bangladesh missions in Rome, Cairo, Washington DC and Kuala Lumpur in various capacities. A geology graduate from the Dhaka University, Ahmed has a diploma in French Language from Audio-visual Centre for Modern... Read more
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Scotsman
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and to register for a subscription, email sales@ycf.co.uk RECENT INVESTMENTS OVER PAST THREE MONTHS Company: Cognitive Geology, Edinburgh Industry: oil & gas Amount of investment: £340,000 Investors: Scottish Enterprise and private... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rampant illegal mining in Gir ups risk of man-lion conflictofficials told HT that there has been no official response despite several repr
Rampant illegal mining in Gir ups risk of man-lion conflict
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
officials told HT that there has been no official response despite several representations they made to the local geology and mining department under the Gir-Somnath district collectorate. A similar representation was made by the office of... Read more
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The Temple News
Under Secretary of Army visits Temple ROTC programthe opportunity to have a training session in the company of Murphy. “It was a
Under Secretary of Army visits Temple ROTC program
The Temple News / Posted 3 days ago
the opportunity to have a training session in the company of Murphy. “It was awesome,” said Olivia Das, a biophysics and geology major. “I did not mind waking up early at all. This was great … I love experiences like this.” Allen appeared not... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 27with its lightweight wheeled robotic Mars rover named Sojourner, explored and a
September 27
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
with its lightweight wheeled robotic Mars rover named Sojourner, explored and analyzed the Martian atmosphere, climate and geology since its landing on July 4, 1997. Although mission managers tried to restore full communications during the... Read more
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