Latest geologist Stories

2009-11-18 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- As climate change and the future of our earth become a part of everyday conversations around the globe, today's college students are looking for educational resources that help them understand the physical world they inhabit.

2009-11-03 08:54:55

In 2005, a gigantic, 35-mile-long rift broke open the desert ground in Ethiopia. At the time, some geologists believed the rift was the beginning of a new ocean as two parts of the African continent pulled apart, but the claim was controversial.

2009-09-17 15:00:00

SEATTLE, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- National science and engineering company Integral Consulting Inc. welcomes Mr. Steven Helgen, Dr. Andrew Nicholson, and Mr. Sean Kosinski to its geochemistry and hydrogeology team.

2009-08-27 08:22:04

Ice, when heated, is supposed to melt - That’s why a collection of glaciers in the Southeast Himalayas stymies those who know what they did 9,000 years ago.

2009-04-10 14:54:21

Dwight Crandell, a renowned volcanologist in the U.S.

2009-01-23 11:05:00

Did a catastrophic flood of biblical proportions drown the shores of the Black Sea 9,500 years ago, wiping out early Neolithic settlements around its perimeter?

2009-01-14 05:00:00

CHIHUAHUA, Mexico, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Mexoro Minerals Ltd. Announces Inferred 15.25 Million Tons Grading 2.62 G/T Gold Equivalent At Its Cieneguita Project. (OTC Bulleting Board: MXOM) (Frankfurt: OYA1). Mexoro Minerals Ltd.

2008-11-13 12:00:17

Hunt Gold Corporation (PINKSHEETS: HGLC) confirms that Mr. Jack Light has been appointed as the Company's Senior Geologist with immediate effect. Mr.

2008-10-04 00:00:13

ENSR and EDAW have opened a Portland office at 333 S.W. Fifth Ave., Suite 225. ENSR provides consulting, engineering, remediation and environmental health and safety management solutions.

2008-09-26 18:00:45

Elray Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: ELRA), a technically driven gold and precious mineral exploration company, announced today that it has appointed a project team responsible for its ventures in Cambodia and worldwide to be led by Mr. Grant Roberts and Mr. Tony McDougal. Mr.

Latest geologist Reference Libraries

2005-05-26 11:00:22

Gabbro is a dark, coarse-grained, intrusive igneous rock chemically equivalent to basalt. It is a plutonic rock, formed when molten magma is trapped beneath the Earth's surface and cools slowly into a hard, coarsely crystalline mass. It is dense, greenish or dark-colored and contains varied percentages of plagioclase feldspar, pyroxene, amphibole, and olivine (called olivine gabbro when olivine is present in large quantities). Quartz gabbros are also known to occur and are probably derived...

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