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2013-12-20 10:18:03

GSA Bulletin articles posted online ahead of print on 6 and 13 December 2013 cover earthquake hazards of the Santa Barbara suburban area; apatite and the skeletons of early animals; the peculiar geological features of Faial (Azores, Portugal); the nature of Mount Rainier; the origin of Pearya terrane, Canada; a re-interpretation of the Chilhowee Group of the Appalachian Blue Ridge; and more. Authors hale from the U.S., Italy, South Africa, and Canada. GSA Bulletin articles published ahead...

2008-09-19 03:00:23

By Schofield, D I Evans, J A; Millar, I L; Wilby, P R; Aspden, J A A new U-Pb date of 615.2 +- 13 (2sigma) Ma for the Twt Hill Granite, North Wales, contrasts with an Rb-Sr isochron age of 491 +- 12 (2sigma) Ma from the same body. The latter age is thought to result from isotope resetting during regional low-grade metamorphism or fault reactivation. The Rb-Sr age also coincides with the onset of latest Cambrian to Early Tremadoc regression and is taken to reflect tectonic uplift prior to...

2008-08-11 12:00:52

Terrane Metals Corp. ("Terrane" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: TRX) is pleased to announce the results of its special shareholders' meeting (the "Meeting") held on August 8, 2008. At the Meeting Terrane shareholders approved the resolutions placed before them by Company management (the "Transaction Resolution") to approve the transactions more fully described in the Company's news release dated July 9, 2008 (the "Transactions") granting an option to Goldcorp Inc. ("Goldcorp") to acquire a...

2008-08-01 03:00:26

By Friend, C R L Strachan, R A; Kinny, P D Abstract: Basement gneiss inliers within the Scottish Caledonides have been conventionally correlated with the Archaean Lewisian Gneiss Complex of the Caledonian foreland. Alternatively, the inliers could represent allochthonous terranes accreted to Laurentia before or during the Caledonian orogeny. Secondary ionization mass spectrometry U-Pb zircon dating indicates that the Ribigill, Borgie, Farr and Western Glenelg basement inliers are...

2008-07-09 12:00:35

Terrane Metals Corp. ("Terrane") (TSX VENTURE: TRX) is pleased to announce that it has signed the following definitive agreements (the "Definitive Agreements") in furtherance of its previously disclosed letter agreement (the "Letter Agreement") dated May 22, 2008, in respect of a credit agreement (the "Credit Agreement") and an option agreement (the "Option Agreement") between Terrane and its majority shareholder, Goldcorp Inc. ("Goldcorp") (TSX: G)(NYSE: GG), for the commercial development...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.