Geoscience events - Archive

Miner fast tracks Iran exploration

Mining sector investment company Union Resources Limited is fast tracking its exploration in Iran. Union Resources said it was speeding up the completion of in fill drilling at the Mehdiabad zinc resource in central Iran, ...

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Tectonic plate 'found' under Tokyo

A Japanese geologist says he has discovered a new tectonic plate under the Tokyo area, a finding that may force the Government to review its quake preparation plans.

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Earthquake Prediction Map

Someday, we'll be able to predict the onset of a major earthquake with the same relative accuracy as weather forecasts -- not perfect, but definitely useful days or sometimes a week or more in advance.

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Earthquake rattles Quetta

A moderate earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale rattled Quetta on Monday but no injuries or damage was reported, an official said.

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