US researchers have found that female mice exposed to mixtures of chemicals used in unconventional oil and gas (UOG) operations during prenatal development had abnormal mammary glands in adulthood. Some even developed pre-cancerous mammary lesions.
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The event is a hackathon with a twist, as startups will pitch their mining technologies to senior level executives from Komatsu Japan, USA, and Australia, and then work closely with Komatsu mentors to prototype their model with the multinational manufacturing giant.
A ground-breaking innovation to monitor haul road conditions has been demonstrated by researchers to have the potential to revolutionize the mining industry.
This decision by the Mining Engineering and Management Department will increase research opportunities and funding, and develop critical collaborations.
In the last few years of companies being forced into more cost-saving and efficiency measures have naturally bred innovation.
Research also charts rapid growth of China’s copper use.
The mining industry needs to ramp up productivity. The solution lies in adopting lean and design thinking approaches, following key several principles.
Canadian start-up EnviroLeach has created a new environment-friendly chemical process with the potential to transform precious metal extraction in the mining and electronic waste (e-waste) sectors.
Researchers estimate that roughly 43 kg of gold — worth about $1.8 million at current prices — and 3,000 kg of silver (worth nearly $1.7 million) were flushed away last year.
The Mining ROCKS! contest, now in its fourth year, hopes to inspire children to learn about the industry, get creative and win big.
Initiative is part of South Australia’s government strategy that aims to triple the state's copper production to one-million tonnes a year by 2030.
Agreement solidifies company’s “miners of tomorrow” vision.
It's the first time the event has been reproduced in a lab environment similar to the one within Neptune and Uranus.
De Beers partners with Stanford Graduate School of Business to empower youth and entrepreneurs in southern Africa
De Beers Group today announced a US$3 million investment in a three-year partnership with Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB) to empower young, aspiring entrepreneurs and established business owners in Botswana, Namibia and South Africa.
Lithium needed for rechargeable batteries used in high tech devices and electric cars might soon be extracted from calderas surrounding dormant supervolcanoes.
Chalkstone was born out of counter-insurgency tactics used by troops in Afghanistan, but its unique methodology is now being used by miners, which can map-out power structures and counter the potentially crippling risk of strikes and political opposition.
The diamond giant said customers began buying rough diamond earlier than usual so they can complete their polishing before Diwali begins.
These courses can help you identify and evaluate the risks involved in mining investments before it’s too late.
New paper interprets low-angle faulting near the world-class Sullivan zinc, lead and silver deposit.
UBC Okanagan researcher helps develop cheaper and faster bioreactors
De Beers Group today announced the value of rough diamond sales (Global Sightholder Sales and Auction Sales) for the fifth sales cycle of 2017.
Northern College was pleased to celebrate with students who graduated from the Underground Hard Rock Miner Common Core program today at the Royal Canadian Legion in Wawa.
A WATERLESS ore processor is increasing iron ore recovery rates and purities.
Remote mining projects in farming areas could soon access baseload electricity from biomass plants powered by straw.
Mothers will do everything to ensure a bright future for their children.