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2012-04-23 22:20:22

All amounts are in US dollars unless otherwise noted TORONTO and JOHANNESBURG, April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - First Uranium Corporation (TSX:FIU), (JSE:FUM) (ISIN:CA33744R1029) ("First Uranium" or "the Corporation") announced that on April 17, 2012, First Uranium received an unsolicited expression of interest from Waterpan Mining Corporation ("WMC") and Transalloys (Pty) Ltd. ("Transalloys"), to acquire the Corporation's Ezulwini Mine, subject to a number of conditions precedent,...

2012-04-19 02:25:49

All amounts are in US dollars unless otherwise noted. TORONTO AND JOHANNESBURG, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - First Uranium Corporation (TSX:FIU), (JSE:FUM) (ISIN:CA33744R1029) ("First Uranium" or "the Company") today released its production results for the three months ended March 31, 2012 ("Q4 2012") . _____________________________________________________________________ |Abbreviation|Period |Abbreviation|Period |...

2012-04-12 22:20:11

 Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX): CVV    VANCOUVER, April 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX - CVV) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to announce a preliminary summary of drilling for its two winter drill programs in the Athabasca Basin. Drilling was undertaken at both the West McArthur and Cree East projects.  The West McArthur Project is a 50/50 joint venture between the Company and MC Resources Canada Ltd., a subsidiary of Japan's...

2012-04-03 06:21:59

HOBBS, N.M., April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Isotopes Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: INIS), a leading manufacturer of nuclear medicine products, is pleased to announce it has received its air permit from the New Mexico Environment Department for the planned depleted uranium de-conversion and fluorine extraction processing facility. While other state permits are necessary prior to the commencement of operations; the State's issuance of this permit completes permitting actions required...

2012-03-30 02:21:07

NYSE Amex Equities Exchange Symbol - UEC CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, March 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Uranium Energy Corp ("UEC" or the "Company") (NYSE-AMEX: UEC) and CUE Resources Ltd. ("CUE") (TSX-V: CUE) are pleased to announce that UEC's acquisition of CUE by way of a plan of arrangement (the "Transaction") has closed, effective at 12:01 am on March 30, 2012.  Following the completion of the Transaction, CUE is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of UEC.  In connection with the...

2012-03-29 23:24:21

New research has revealed that some events in Earth's history happened more recently than previously thought. Scientists from the British Geological Survey and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, publishing this week in the journal Science, have refined the data used to determine how much time has passed since a mineral or rock was formed. They report uranium isotopic composition of minerals, used to date major geological events, which are more accurate than previously published. The...

2012-03-28 09:10:48

Amid concerns about possible terrorist attacks with nuclear materials, and fresh memories of environmental contamination from the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in Japan, scientists today described development of a capsule that can be dropped into water, milk, fruit juices and other foods to remove more than a dozen radioactive substances. In a presentation at the 243rd National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS), the world's largest scientific...

2012-03-28 02:21:35

TSXV: UAX OTCQX:  ATURF VANCOUVER, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Athabasca Uranium Inc. is pleased to report that it has received the analytical results of its 2011 diamond drilling program at the Keefe Lake Uranium Project in the Athabasca Basin region of Saskatchewan. Five holes (1,645 metres total) were completed in Phase 1 drilling conducted in November and December 2011, with two holes encountering significantly anomalous alteration and another containing chloritic...

2012-03-28 02:20:21

KYIV, Ukraine, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- President Obama complimented Ukraine on the complete removal of highly enriched uranium from its territory. At the recent Nuclear Security Summit in Seoul, South Korea, Obama stated that Ukraine's full removal of the highly enriched uranium indicated the country's "continuing courageous leadership on nuclear security", according to the White House Press Secretary. The two leaders agreed that Ukraine made an important...

2012-03-26 22:20:24

VANCOUVER, March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX: CVV) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the commencement of geophysical field work on its high-potential NW Manitoba uranium-REE project ("Project"). Exploration on the NW Manitoba Project had been suspended since 2007 due to consultation meetings between the Government of Manitoba and local First Nation communities.  With the Government's conclusion of a consultation protocol and the recent...


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2005-05-25 11:04:31

Uranium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol U and atomic number 92. A heavy, silvery-white, toxic, metallic, and naturally-radioactive element, uranium belongs to the actinide series and its isotope 235U is used as the fuel for nuclear reactors and nuclear weapons. Uranium is commonly found in very small amounts in rocks, soil, water, plants, and animals (including humans). Notable characteristics When refined, uranium is a silvery white, weakly radioactive...

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