Quoted by Central News Agency Persian news, the Head of Ilam Industries and Mines Organization announced that, "annually 1:500,000 ton ore minerals are exploited from Ilam province mines".
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The devastating impact of mankind on the planet is dramatically illustrated in pictures published on Saturday showing explosive urban sprawl, ...
An expedition to the seabed site of the 2004 Asian tsunami has provided scientists with unique images showing seafloor ruptures that led to the devastating waves.
Two Dartmouth researchers have weighed in on the debate over whether the presence of methane gas on Mars indicates life on the red planet. Mukul Sharma, ...
The international Cassini spacecraft has spotted what appears to be an ice volcano on Saturn's planet-size moon, a finding that may help explain the source of Titan's thick atmosphere.
Western Mexico's Volcano of Fire spewed glowing, volcanic rock and a cloud of ash before dawn today, then sent up a gray cloud of smoke 800 meters (2,624 feet) high shortly after sunrise, officials said.
The final report is published to inform our partners that the Bingol earthquake operation has been completed and all outstanding activities have been accomplished.
Engineers in Nottingham are developing ultra-clean coal that could make power generation 50%
It is not necessary to fly to the Moon to get lunar soil even if the sample is required from the other
Deep within Earth, researchers are finding hints of exotic materials and behaviors unrivaled anywhere else on the planet.
A strong quake in eastern Anatolia - especially the Turkish Kurdistan area - this morning is reported as having injured 37, ...
A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.7 shook south-eastern Turkey today, collapsing homes and injuring at least 50 people, officials said.
The team's analysis of stegosaur plates lends support to a growing consensus among paleontologists
Hurricane-force winds are most likely to strike this year in Cape Hatteras, N.C., and Miami Beach and Naples, Fla., according to an analysis of coastal cities by a University of ...
A scientist using NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory has found evidence that two white dwarf stars are orbiting each other in a death grip, destined to merge.