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Carrie Wong is a Geologist in Training (GIT) with three years good standing at the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC). She graduated with Honors from The University of British Columbia and has worked in gold exploration in the Yukon. Academically, she has done statistical research for the geoscience education program. Technically, she has extensive experience using GIS software for exploration, land management and displaying geochemical data. She also has experience putting together QAQC procedures for soil and rock sampling programs. Currently, she is looking for mapping and data management contracts or any new opportunities in the exploration business.

Geologists Going to Mars?

Mars One is a non-profit organization based in the Netherlands planning to establish a permanent human colony on Mars by 2025.  This private spaceflight project, led by Dutch entrepreneur Bas ...

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The Moon’s Mysterious Magnetic Field

Today, the Moon has a very weak magnetic field, but researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) recently released a paper in Nature showing that the Moon used to ...

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