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2014-04-10 08:39:56

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Earth was irrevocably changed when the dinosaurs were wiped out about 65 million years ago by a massive asteroid, but a much bigger asteroid that struck the Earth nearly 3.3 billion years ago is thought to have shaped parts of Africa. Now, a new study published in the journal Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems has outlined the details surrounding that massive impact, such as the creation of a crater about 300 miles across and...

2011-08-04 14:38:00

VANCOUVER, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Ralph Rushton, the President of Emerick Resources Corp. (TSXV: ERC) is pleased to announce that the Company has negotiated an option to acquire a 75% interest in an extensive claim package in the Northwest Territories controlled by GGL Resources Corp. ("GGL"), subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval. A finder's fee is payable to Axemen Resource Capital Ltd., an Exempt Market Dealer. The Providence Greenstone Belt ("PGB") project covers an...

2009-04-23 09:55:00

NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Crystal Research Associates, LLC announced today that it has issued an Executive Informational Overview(R) (EIO(R)) on Visible Gold Mines Inc. (TSX: VGD). The full 52-page report can be found at www.crystalra.com. Visible Gold Mines Inc. ("Visible Gold Mines" or "the Company") is a mining exploration company focused on gold mineral prospects in the Abitibi greenstone belt of Quebec, Canada. A greenstone belt is a zone of metamorphosed volcanic and...

2008-10-15 12:00:24

San Gold Corporation (TSX-V: SGR) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed its private placement offering (the "Offering") of 13,350,000 common shares of the Company issued as "flow-through shares" within the meaning of the Income Tax Act (Canada) (the "Flow-Through Shares") at a price of $1.50 per Flow-Through Share for total gross proceeds to the Company of $20,025,000. Dundee Securities Corporation, Cormark Securities Inc. and National Bank Financial Inc. (the...

2008-08-26 18:00:38

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 26, 2008) - HudBay Minerals Inc. (TSX:HBM) is pleased to announce a National Instrument 43-101 (NI 43-101) compliant mineral resource estimate for its 100% owned Lalor Lake (Lalor) deposit in the Flin Flon Greenstone Belt. The Lalor deposit is located near Snow Lake, Manitoba, approximately 3 km from HudBay's Chisel North mine and 15 km from HudBay's Snow Lake concentrator. Lalor - Mineral Resources -------------------------...

2008-07-29 12:01:02

Aura Silver Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: AUU) (the "Company" or "Aura Silver") is pleased to announce Fugro Airborne Surveys is currently flying a GEOTEM(R) survey over the recently staked Greyhound Claim Group located in Nunavut, just north of the Hamlet of Baker Lake. Newly recorded claims, staked in the spring of 2008 more than double Aura's Greyhound land package (now totaling 23,000 hectares). The claims cover a relatively unexplored Archean greenstone belt and are wholly-owned by Aura...

2008-07-15 09:01:06

Lund Gold Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: LGD) ("Lund") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an option agreement, subject to regulatory approval, to acquire a 100% legal and beneficial interest in 9 contiguous unpatented mining claims (76 units, 1216 hectares) known as the Blackfox Property, located within Tuuri Twp., Thunder Bay Mining Division, Ontario in the Schreiber-Hemlo Greenstone Belt. The claims are optioned from a syndicate of Thunder Bay area prospectors, ("Prospectors"). In order...

2008-06-17 09:00:50

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 17, 2008) - Corsa Capital Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:CSO) today announced the 2008 exploration plan for the Sy Gold Property, Nunavut, Canada. The property consists of 44 mineral claims totaling 460 sq km, and is situated 870 km east of Yellowknife and 300 km southwest of Rankin Inlet. Corsa has an option to earn up to a 60% interest in the Sy Project from Kaminak Gold Corporation (TSX VENTURE:KAM). 2008 exploration activities are focused on identifying...


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