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2008-11-05 18:00:14

Microcap gold exploration and development company, Lake Victoria Mining Co. (OTCBB: LVCA), is betting heavily on its Tanzania gold property, encouraged by recent assays. While most precious metals investors are watching the price of gold go down, Lake Victoria Mining sees opportunity in its claims, optimistic that further exploration development can prove a win-win scenario for its investors. Lost in the news on Election Day was an announcement from the Colorado-based LVCA that samples...

2008-07-30 09:01:19

Oil and gas wells have one thing in common: production water, which up until now has been a costly environmental problem. But a breakthrough technology developed by Wescorp Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: WSCE) is proving to be beneficial in a big way. In a July 2, 2008 article in E&P Magazine, Wescorp Energy President Doug Biles explained that, "The technology uses aeration inside a tank configuration where micron-sized gas bubbles are created using either natural gas or nitrogen, depending on...

2008-06-26 18:02:45

Iron ore prices double as China's largest steel producer agrees to Rio Tinto price increase. The news followed Dorex Minerals, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DOXMF) (TSX-V: DOX) iron ore drill results on its Carmelita property in Chile. China's Baosteel agreed to a 96.5% hike in the cost of iron ore from Rio Tinto yesterday, which falls on the heels of a 65% rate hike by Brazil's Vale to other Chinese steel mills. Mining major BHP Billiton has indicated that will drop annually priced iron ore...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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