February 14, 2019

Fracking site earthquakes may be early indicators of bigger tremors

“Tiny tremors...could be early signs of stressful conditions deep underground that could destabilize faults and trigger larger earthquakes.” (

February 14, 2019

Drilling into the mysteries of seismic activity

"An international expedition aims to better understand seismic activity through samples collected from one of the most geologically active areas in Europe." (

February 7, 2019

Nasa's IceSat space laser gathers data about Earth

“It is mapping the height of the land, of rivers, lakes, forests; and in a remarkable demonstration of capability - even the depth of the seafloor...” (BBC)


Applications open for Arsalan Mohajer Bursary

APGO Education Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of applications for the $5,000 Arsalan Mohajer Bursary.

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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.


Volcanoes around the world (Kilauea, Rainier, Mazama, Yellowstone, Long Valley) erupt magmas with differing silica contents.

Where does your water come from? 50% of people in Ontario get their water from a surface water body like Lake Ontario. But what about the other 50%?

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

WATCH: The Miller Museum at Queen’s University is now home to an augmented reality sandbox where you can create your own 3D environment.

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