Osisko Exploration: Redeveloping the Historic Malartic Mining Camp
August 2006 by Leonard MelmanQuebec is known throughout Canada as “La Belle Provence”—The Beautiful Province. While eastern Quebec is better-known with major cities Montreal and Quebec City, the western portion is indeed a land of lakes, forests, streams and...
I’ve been taking a look at the mining and uses of a number of critical metals in series of articles, and it’s time to take a look at antimony.
Some 250 million years ago, the Earth had just one supercontinent, known as “Pangaea.” For whatever reason, the supercontinent began to break apart. South America and Africa remained joined, as “Gondwana,” until 65 million years ago, when they split apart. The obvious “fit” of South America with Africa was noted by geologists back in the 19th century, but it was not until Alfred Wegener came out with his “continental drift” hypothesis in 1912 that people took note.
• Stupid policies in action
• Does a Cipro prescription come with that house?
- Proposed budget for EPA
- California SB 1222
- 640 million acres and counting
- Gold and silver bullion
A farmer in northwestern Romania has dug up nearly 2,000 Polish, Hungarian and Turkish silver and gold coins dating back as far as the 15th century, an official said.
Q: Could you inform me as to what “barite” is used for? Where can I locate a company that mines barite?
• A breath of fresh air?
• Ay Carumba!
• Principal pours it on a little too thick...
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