December 13, 2018

How the first people arrived in the Americas revealed through bones, genes, and space-singed rocks

“By measuring the amount of beryllium-10 in a rock, geologists can calculate how long it has been exposed and not covered by ice...” (Hakai Magazine)

December 13, 2018

Study uses seismic noise to track water levels in underground aquifers

"It might be tool to monitor one of the most precious resources in the world—water." (Geology Page)

December 6, 2018

Canadian team finds huge unexplored cave in British Columbia

“About as big as they come in Canada...” (Canadian Geographic)


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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