The most important country's mines and iron ore deposits are located in the provinces of Kerman, Yazd, Khorassan, Hamedan and Central.
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An earthquake, measuring 4.8 degrees on the open-ended Richter scale, jolted this western Iranian city Saturday, but there was no immediate report on possible casualties or property damage.
Research reported in Science today (14 October 2004) shows that rocks erupted from the Mount St Helens volcano in 1980 preserve a remarkable record of the goings-on beneath the volcano in the period prior to ...
The stone "fin" on the new lava lobe inside the crater at Mount St. Helens seems to be starting to split.
NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit collected data on morphology, composition, and mineralogy of a rock nicknamed "Tetl" using the microscopic imager, the alpha particle X-ray spectrometer, ...
A Swedish geologist has found what appears to be the oldest known fossil from a mammal ever found in Scandinavia — a 145-million-year-old tooth from a prehistoric rodent, a Swedish university said Thursday.
Mercury program astronaut Gordon Cooper was remembered Friday by NASA (news - web sites) officials and fellow space pioneers as "not too bad of a pilot,
The Brainerd Area Environmental Learning Network will sponsor a meeting on geothermal technology 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency in Baxter.
The mountain, known as the "Volcano of Fire" to local residents, rumbled throughout much of the day Thursday. Eruptions have been a daily occurrence at Colima since the volcano became active on Sept. 29.
More lava emerged Thursday on the crater floor of Mount St. Helens, expanding a rock formation building on the volcano's old lava dome.
There’s an old myth that we only use 10 percent of our brains, but researchers at the University of Rochester have found in reality that roughly 80 percent of our cognitive power may be cranking ...
NASA is planning to launch the Demonstration of Autonomous Rendezvous Technology (DART) flight demonstrator no earlier than Oct. 26, 2004, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.
Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute and the Salk Institute for Biological Studies are reporting a possible answer to a longstanding question in research...