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2011-08-12 06:29:00

TORONTO AND JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - First Uranium Corporation (TSX:FIU) (JSE:FUM) (ISIN:CA33744R1029) ("First Uranium" or the "Company") has regrettably announced that on August 11, 2011 a fatality occurred at the Ezulwini mine. An internal investigation is underway to determine the cause of the incident.  A day of mourning started on Thursday evening night shift in sympathy of the deceased. The Department of Mineral Resource's review and investigation is...

2011-08-11 08:25:00

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- International Isotopes Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: INIS) announces financial results for the second quarter and six-months ended June 30, 2011. Revenue for the three-month period ended June 30, 2011, was $2,614,744, as compared to $1,485,293 for the same period in 2010, an overall increase of $1,129,451, or approximately 76%. Revenue for the six-month period ended June 30, 2011, was $5,028,059, as compared to $2,594,844 for the same...

2011-08-04 10:04:00

TSXV: UAX  OTCQX:  ATURF VANCOUVER, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Athabasca Uranium Inc. is pleased to announce that it has received regulatory approval for, and subsequently closed on the first phase of its option to acquire the Keefe Lake Property, a 12,832-hectare property located on the eastern margin of the uranium-rich Athabasca Basin region in northeast Saskatchewan.  As announced on July 27, 2011, the Company has the option to earn a 100% interest...

2011-08-03 06:00:00

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES VANCOUVER, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Hathor Exploration Limited (TSX: HAT) ("Hathor") and Terra Ventures Inc. (TSX-V:TAS) ("Terra") are pleased to announce that at a special meeting of Terra shareholders held on August 2, 2011 in Vancouver, British Columbia (the "Meeting"), the Terra shareholders voted, by special resolution, to approve the proposed plan of arrangement with Hathor (the...

2011-08-02 11:03:00

SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL NUCLEAR REGULATOR (NNR) LIFTS DIRECTIVE TORONTO AND JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Further to the announcement of July 25, 2011 regarding the directive issued to First Uranium Corporation's (TSX:FIU), (JSE:FUM) (ISIN:CA33744R1029) ("First Uranium" or "the Company") Mine Waste Solutions tailings reprocessing operation ("MWS"), by the South African National Nuclear Regulator (the "NNR") to cease deposition of material on all existing tailings storage...

2011-07-27 09:04:00

Symbol:  GEM Listing:  TSX Venture Exchange Common Shares Outstanding: 133,938,746 TORONTO, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Pele Mountain Resources Inc. (TSXV: GEM) (OTCQX: GOLDF) ("Pele" or the "Company") announced today that Roger Payne, P.Eng., has accepted an appointment to serve as Executive Vice-President of Pele, effective immediately. Mr. Payne has more than 40 years of professional engineering experience in Europe, Africa, and the Americas, including nearly 20 years...


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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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