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2011-07-21 14:22:00

TSX:EMCwww.emcmetals.com VANCOUVER, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - EMC Metals Corp. (the "Company" or "EMC") (TSX:EMC) is pleased to announce encouraging assay results from a surface soil sampling program conducted in June on a 3.75 sq km portion of its Tørdal property, a scandium, REE, and specialty metals pegmatite project in Telemark county, southern Norway. Highlights of Initial Surface Soil Sample Program: -- The best sample assay returned a 217 ppm scandium...

2010-09-27 10:17:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles-based American Elements issued a statement today confirming that it continues to produce and ship rare earth metals and compounds globally during this period of uncertainty in the Chinese rare earth market. The statement is intended primarily to advise U.S., European and Japanese companies that rely on American Elements' rare earth production and global stocks. "We've been inundated with requests for assurance of our continued...

2010-01-25 17:09:37

Physicists have long wondered whether hydrogen, the most abundant element in the universe, could be transformed into a metal and possibly even a superconductor"”the elusive state in which electrons can flow without resistance. They have speculated that under certain pressure and temperature conditions hydrogen could be squeezed into a metal and possibly even a superconductor, but proving it experimentally has been difficult. High-pressure researchers, including Carnegie's Ho-kwang...

2009-10-05 08:00:00

TSX-V: RES VANCOUVER, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Rare Element Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: RES) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire 100% of the Eden Lake Rare Earth Elements ("REE") project from VMS Ventures Inc. ("VMS" ). VMS optioned the project in 2001 and has explored the project for REEs intermittently since then. The total claim block area covers 28 square kilometers. Eden Lake Rare Earth Element Project, Manitoba, Canada The Eden...

2009-09-03 10:40:10

U.S. scientists say they've discovered why carbon nanotubes tend to block a critical signaling pathway in neurons. Researchers say carbon nanotubes might help re-grow nerve tissue or help repair damaged neurons associated with disorders such as epilepsy, Parkinson's disease and perhaps paralysis. The bad news has been carbon nanotubes appear to interfere with signaling transactions in neurons, throwing doubt on their value in treating such neurological disorders. But now a team of Brown...

2009-08-27 14:10:00

A team of Brown University scientists has pinpointed why carbon nanotubes tend to block a critical signaling pathway in neurons. It's not the tubes, the team finds, but the metal catalysts used to form the tubes. The discovery means carbon nanotubes without metal catalysts may be useful in treating human neurological disorders. Results appear in Biomaterials.Carbon nanotubes hold many exciting possibilities, some of them in the realm of the human nervous system. Recent research has shown that...

2009-07-15 12:24:00

TSX-V: RES VANCOUVER, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Rare Element Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: RES) is pleased to report encouraging rare-earth-element (REE) metallurgical test results on oxide samples from the Company's 100% owned Bear Lodge property located in Wyoming, USA. These initial metallurgical tests on near-surface oxide material, which was collected from three holes of the 2008 core drilling program, consisted of crushing to -1/4-inch, simple screening, and gentle scrubbing, with the...

2009-02-16 08:19:00

Shares Listed: Toronto Stock Exchange - Ticker Symbol - ARZ NYSE Alternext U.S. - Ticker Symbol - AZK U.S. Registration: (File 001-31893) VANCOUVER, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Aurizon Mines Ltd. (TSX: ARZ; NYSE Alternext U.S.: AZK) is pleased to report results from its 2008 drilling program, at its 100 percent owned Kipawa Gold-Uranium-Rare Earth project, in north-western Quebec, Canada. The Kipawa project is an early stage exploration project located approximately 100...

2008-07-08 12:00:56

Sarissa Resources, Inc., ("the Company") (PINKSHEETS: SRSR) is pleased to provide this update on progress on its Nemegosenda carbonatite property in Northern Ontario. -- Sarissa has completed the purchase of the 7 patented mining claims comprising the property, consisting of approximately 2,000 acres. Full title has now been transferred to Sarissa. The total purchase price was $380,000 of which Sarissa has paid $75,000 to date, as per the purchase agreement, and given back...

2008-06-19 03:00:27

ROUYN-NORANDA, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - June 19, 2008) - GLOBEX MINING ENTERPRISES INC. (TSX:GMX)(FRANKFURT:G1M)(FRANKFURT, STUTTGART, BERLIN, MUNICH, XETRA:G1M)(OTCQX:GLBXF) is pleased to update shareholders, as regards work from the 2007 Summer season on Globex's 100% owned Hunters Point property. Work undertaken by Noront Resources Ltd. on Globex's Hunters Point Property in 2007, while the property was under option to them, included ground geophysics (scintillometer and Beep Mat surveys)...


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