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.
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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.
According to AMC, cumulate uncertainty, particularly when it comes to resource estimation, creates serious risks for mining projects.
Yukon Women in Mining launches first mining experiential extravaganza in three communities to celebrate Mining Month in Yukon
From May 15th-May 20th, Yukon Women in Mining (YukonWIM) is pleased host the first Yukon Mining Experiential Extravaganza (YukonWIM Extravaganza) in the communities of Pelly Crossing, Faro and Dawson City in celebration of Mining Month in Yukon.
The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Inc. (SME) is pleased to introduce the board of directors which will manage and administer the Certified Mine Safety Professional (CMSP) and Mine Safety Professional (MSP) certifications that were acquired from the International Society for Mine Safety Professionals (ISMSP) earlier this year.
Barrick, Cisco, Great Basin College announce partnership providing free digital career training for employees, other northern Nevadans.
$400,000 investment will help participants pursue IT focused exploratory, foundational, and career-ready courses
They have found valuable minerals atop an underwater mountain, which is basically a huge flat-topped mound of some of the scarcest materials on Earth.
Australia’s Dotz Nano has found a new use for coal that could be a welcome boost to the dying industry, particularly in the US.
IC Potash Corp. is creating a subsidiary that will focus on enhancing yields for cannabis growers and increasing the health impact and effects for consumers.
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