• Great Deposits – The Comstock Lode

    Introduction Flying over Nevada on a clear day is one of the great joys of being an economic geologist. The Basin and Range country has abundant structural features, intrusions, deformed bedding and pits and plenty to keep one occupied. Every so often the ...

  • Klondike Silver – The Silvery Slocan May Rise Again

    Introduction There is a thing about old mining camps. A certain resonance in the atmosphere. It comes from the hundreds or thousands that once toiled, in dark, dirty and dangerous conditions searching for fortune and fame. Perhaps it’s the psychic energy o...

  • Vatic Ventures – Potash in Thailand

    Introduction If you hang around the junior mining space long enough, you get to recognize a certain rhythm in how conferences are organized. There is the Roundup in January, Indaba in February, PDAC in March, and a host of mining investment conferences fil...

  • Breaker Resources – Lake Roe Project

    Introduction Breaker Resources (ASX: BRB) is a company exploring  the eastern goldfields superterrane of Western Australia, and they have recently discovered a large gold bearing system on their Lake Roe property. The system is a quartz sulfide vein system...

  • Ivanhoe Mines Kamoa-Kakula Project

    When we write about great deposits they are most often well known mines with long established pedigrees and histories of daring exploration in isolated locations. But not all great deposits are located in the middle of nowhere. Nor are they all behemoths f...

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