Quoted by ISNA News Agency –Eng. Hedayatollah Aqaiee, Deputy Minister of Industries and Mines in Mining Affairs, said that exporting raw ore minerals is one of the country biggest problems.
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Eng. Moradlu announced that zinc production during the first six month of the current Iranian year (started March 2004) has been 60 thousand ton.
The nation's volcano hazards program suffers from a lack of resources severe enough that at least a quarter of the "truly dangerous" volcanoes in the United States are left without so much as a single ...
Burt Rutan, an aviator whose SpaceShipOne won the $10 million Ansari X-Prize for making three suborbital space flights, said NASA (news - web sites) needs another Wernher von Braun ...
A powerful earthquake and strong aftershocks rocked northern Japan, killing at least 14 people, injuring more than 700 and knocking out power and phone services to at least 278,000 homes, media said.
Einstein was right -- again. Satellites that have been pulled slightly off their orbits show that the Earth is indeed twisting the fabric of space-time as it rotates, scientists said on Thursday.
In the first half of the current year (started March 21, 2004), Hamedan Province exported $1.1m worth of minerals.
Eng. Ehsan Bahmani in the Seminar of Mine Deputies of the Country's Industries and Mines Organization said that there are 202 active mines in Fars province...
An earthquake measuring 4 degrees on the Richter scale shook Chelgard city in Chahar Mahal & Bakhtiyari province, southwestern of Iran, on Saturday afternoon.
Earthquakes can be triggered by the Earth's tides, UCLA scientists confirmed Oct. 21 in Science Express, the online journal of Science.
Volcanic ash that encased and preserved sea life in the Silurian age 425 million years ago near Herefordshire, UK has yielded fossils of an ancient sea spider, or pycnogonid, one of the most unusual types ...
When Mount St. Helens was last erupting in the 1980s, Elliot Endo recalls using a ruler to measure the size of the squiggles on seismographs.
The fossil of what may be one of the earliest baby birds has been found in northeast China.
Managing Director of Red Crescent of Khorassan province said that 44 percent of the registered earthquake, higher than 7 Richter, has been occurred in Khorassan province.
Iran Mine House said here Monday that the value of Chromite exported topped dlrs 27.6 million in the first half of the current Iranian year (started March 20).