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Scientists Probe Canadian Sulfide Ore To Confirm Microbial Activity In Seawater 2.7 Billion Years Ago
2012-12-10 20:42:04

An analysis of sulfide ore deposits from one of the world's richest base-metal mines confirms that oxygen levels were extremely low on Earth 2.7 billion years ago, but also shows that microbes were actively feeding on sulfate in the ocean and influencing seawater chemistry during that geological time period.

2008-10-24 15:00:18

Explor Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: EXS) is pleased to announce the acquisition of 12 mineral units (2) additional mineral claims to the 62 mineral units already owned (total units 74) and situated in Carnegie Township in the Porcupine mining division, district of Cochrane, province of Ontario.

2008-10-08 18:00:25

Explor Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: EXS) is pleased to announce that its has intersected volcanics and massive sulphides in hole #3.

2008-08-06 12:00:43

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 6, 2008) - Xstrata Copper announces investment of C$121 million to deepen and extend the life of the underground Kidd Mine located in the Timmins area of Northern Ontario, Canada.

2008-07-09 09:00:45

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 9, 2008) - Opawica Explorations Inc.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.