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2015-01-20 00:20:23

(All amounts expressed in US$ unless otherwise indicated. Results are preliminary and could change based on final audited financial results) VANCOUVER, Jan.

2013-05-20 23:24:27

Gold, Despite Losing nearly 30% of its Value, Remains Overvalued by Nearly $350 Per Troy Ounce and Silver is Undervalued by more than $10.00 per Troy Ounce.

The Kilogram Has Been Putting On Weight
2013-01-07 10:20:51

Scientists from University of Newcastle say that the platinum-based kilogram standard has been putting on weight over the years, adding tens of micrograms of hydrocarbon "pollution" every year.

2011-07-22 05:18:00

LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, The Boulevard Zen Foundation announced its founder, Rich Tola, and a team of celebrity yoga teachers and film crew, will journey 30,000 miles across America, visiting 100 cities in 100 days.

2011-06-10 12:00:00

VANCOUVER, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Guyana Frontier Mining Corp. ("Guyana Frontier", formerly known as Shoreham Resources Ltd.) is pleased to announce the results of a diamond drilling program on the Borland Lake target area at the Favourable Lake Project in Ontario, Canada.

2011-04-18 04:00:00

MEDELLIN, Colombia, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Orofino Gold Corp. (OTCMarkets: ORFG) is pleased to announce results from random chip samples within their Culo Alzado mining area, on the north margin of Senderos de Oro, in Colombia that indicate high grades.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.