Recent Articles

Mapping Alaska's fatal flights

Posted on November 30, 2015

Summer months are the deadliest.

Fatality at Musselwhite mine, operations suspended

Posted on November 26, 2015

Underground scoop operator has died.

InfoMine is hiring a sales executive

Posted on November 23, 2015


A brutal year for mine financing explained in just one chart

Posted on November 19, 2015

A miserable $400 million down from a high of $4.6 billion in 2012.

Lucara up 24% pct on huge diamond find, garners worldwide coverage

Posted on November 19, 2015

No word on price.

Company claims prize for second-largest diamond recovery

Posted on November 18, 2015

1,111 carats.

Gold drops to five-year low

Posted on November 11, 2015

Oil, copper and silver all beaten up.

Fission and Denison will be fine, analyst

Posted on November 11, 2015

Weighing in after last month's failed merger.

Coal is dead? No one told China

Posted on November 11, 2015

If all of this year's approved coal plants get built, they will have a total capacity of 123 gigawatts, equivalent to building 61 Hoover Dams.

IMAGE GALLERY: Bogged down

Posted on November 11, 2015


BHP Billiton drops 10-year-run with Teekay for non-unionized upstart

Posted on November 11, 2015

Wages were too high?

BHP, Vale owners tour villages devastated by Samarco

Posted on November 11, 2015

State prosecutor for the region says the companies were negligent and he has opened an investigation.

Gold Standard jumps after announcing 157m of 1.51 g Au/t

Posted on November 10, 2015

Up 28%.

Canadian mine photographer profiled by New York Times

Posted on November 9, 2015

"Open-pit mines are wounds we’ve inflicted, and the wonderment they excite easily becomes tinged with pangs of remorse or dread."

Twice-defeated disclosure bills given new life with Liberal majority

Posted on November 9, 2015

John McKay is optimistic.

Barrick Gold's former co-president moves to Arizona Gold

Posted on November 8, 2015

Junior focused on its Hermosa property located in Santa Cruz County, Arizona.

World's biggest online diamond retailer to open more stores

Posted on November 8, 2015

The cycle of unbundling and rebundling.

Highland Valley Copper announces layoffs – reports

Posted on November 5, 2015

Thirty percent production cut planned.

Several casualties feared after tailings dam bursts in Brazil

Posted on November 5, 2015

Images of widespread damage.

Nine rules for exploration success from the world's best mine finder

Posted on October 28, 2015

"Finding mines is a high-risk business. In addtion to the geological risk are the political risk, the metal price risk, the mine financing risk and the timid, incompetent management risk. Success is the summation of a list of well-evaluated risks."

Frank Callaghan to pay $30,000 fine for 43-101 breach

Posted on October 27, 2015

An additional one-year ban for the former BarkerVille Gold Mines executive.

Getting rid of mercury pollution inexpensively using orange peels

Posted on October 22, 2015

Pollution control from landfill.

A 45-million tonne avalanche rumbles down Yukon's Mt Steele

Posted on October 21, 2015

Picked up by seismometers.

Miners who made Harvard's best-performing CEO list

Posted on October 14, 2015

African gold miner comes out on top.

Avino Silver & Gold trades higher on production jump

Posted on October 13, 2015

Up 2.05%

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