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2009-11-19 19:42:37

Much of our planet's mineral wealth was deposited billions of years ago when Earth's chemical cycles were different from today's.

2008-09-09 12:00:27

East West Resource Corporation ("East West") (TSX VENTURE: EWR) is pleased to announce that Northern Shield Resources Inc. ("Northern Shield") (TSX VENTURE: NRN) has completed the first phase of drilling on the Max property with four holes drilled and a second phase of drilling has commenced.


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2005-05-26 08:33:21

Pentlandite is a iron-nickel sulfide, (Fe,Ni)9S8. Pentlandite usually has a Ni:Fe ratio of close to 1:1. It also contains minor cobalt. Pentlandite forms isometric crystals, but is normally found in massive granular aggregates. It is brittle with a hardness of 3.5 - 4 and specific gravity of 4.6 - 5.0 and is non-magnetic. It has a yellowish bronze color. Pentlandite is the chief ore of nickel. Typically associated with pyrrhotite, niccolite, biotite, millerite, pyrite, and chalcopyrite...

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