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Your arm is a cheat sheet for geological time

Posted on September 24, 2014

You can find humans in a microscopic sliver at the tip of the fingernail.

ALROSA president resigns for health reasons

Posted on September 22, 2014

Vice-president becomes acting president. recognized by Canadian Online Publishing Awards in three categories

Posted on September 19, 2014

Best email, social media and online campaign.

Cat dealer sales fall 10 pct

Posted on September 19, 2014

Resource industry sales were awful.

Sand miner is on a tear

Posted on September 19, 2014

A year-to-date double.

Bitcoin dips under $400

Posted on September 19, 2014


INFOGRAPHIC: The ABC's of filing an IPO

Posted on September 18, 2014

It's just that easy.

PIC OF THE DAY: Blasting at Blue Ridge Summit

Posted on September 18, 2014


Tweet of the day: Deflation in the US

Posted on September 18, 2014


Breaking open the inside of a comet

Posted on September 17, 2014

Diamond, graphite and silicon carbide to name a few.

Tailings dam failure kills three workers

Posted on September 12, 2014

In Brazil. staffer a Jack Webster Award finalist

Posted on September 3, 2014's coverage of Pascua Lama was recognized by the Jack Webster Foundation today and selected as a finalist in the category Execellent in Digital Journalism. Ana Komnenic, former assistant editor at, was chosen for her piece: TIMELINE; Pascua Lama …

Goldcorp suspends operations at El Sauzal mine

Posted on September 2, 2014

As of this year, the mine produced 37,000 ounces of gold.

IMAGE GALLERY: Trucks in trouble

Posted on August 31, 2014

The loads are heavy.

Why companies can't get financing for profitable projects

Posted on August 31, 2014

Climbing Capital Mountain.

Nissan Leaf boasts 300 KM range for its upcoming 2016 model

Posted on August 31, 2014

Still not as great as the current Model S.

Africa is bigger then you think

Posted on August 31, 2014

Lots of opportunity.

Cameco issues lockout at its McArthur River mine and Key Lake mill operations

Posted on August 31, 2014

This year's uranium delivery is not expected to be affected.

INFOGRAPHIC: Who owns Antarctica?

Posted on August 31, 2014

Australia has a big slice.

Osisko Gold boosts stake in NioGold Mining

Posted on August 31, 2014

The company's flagship projects are located in the Cadillac – Malartic – Val-d'Or region of the prolific Abitibi gold mining district, Quebec.

Photos of a remote $200-million mine cleanup in Washington State

Posted on August 19, 2014

It's also a religious retreat.

Which investors had a good year and why interest rates will probably stay low: Rick Rule

Posted on August 18, 2014

"For those who have been around the sector for ten years and have begun to understand the good from the bad and ugly, those investors have had a very good year indeed."

Global diamond supply in a single chart

Posted on August 17, 2014

Is the rough diamond industry a monopoly, oligopoly, or neither?

INFOGRAPHIC: The top ten nations stockpiling gold

Posted on August 17, 2014


INFOGRAPHIC: Looking at meteor impact craters from around the world

Posted on August 17, 2014

A size scale showing danger of impact.

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