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October 4, 2019

Anak Krakatau volcano collapse: 'Warning signs were there'

“Anak Krakatau, the Indonesian island volcano that collapsed last December triggering a huge tsunami, did produce clear warning signals before the event.” (BBC)

October 4, 2019

Huge fossil discovery made in China's Hubei province

“Scientists say they have discovered a "stunning" trove of thousands of fossils on a river bank in China.” (BBC)

September 27, 2019

1.5 billion year old rock unearthed during Toronto construction

“Construction on major roads can be infuriating in a city as large as Toronto, to say the least — but every once in a while all that jackhammering produces a gem.” (blogTO)

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APGO Education Foundation awards two scholarships to geoscience students

Congratulations Derek Leung, Laurentian University and Joachim de Fourestier, Carleton University.

APGO Education Foundation awards first Arsalan Mohajer bursary

In support of Internationally-Trained Geoscientists.

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Ice age floodwater 650 feet deep - moving at 65 miles per hour - left Giant Current Ripples along the Columbia River at West Bar!

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