Tag: economic-geology

20 How are the banded-iron-formation iron-ores formed? 2014-04-18T10:29:14.287

19 What are rare earths and why do they cluster near alkaline magmatism? 2014-04-17T23:42:57.933

19 In what geological situations can I find gold? 2014-04-21T16:37:44.740

16 Why are minerals found in "large" quantities and not scattered throughout the earth as individual atoms? 2014-11-12T16:15:24.703

14 How do geologists find ore deposits? 2015-05-10T07:18:51.390

13 Why do gold deposits form only in certain areas of the earth? 2014-08-21T09:03:23.443

13 What is it about ancient craton geology that results in associated kimberlite pipes containing economic diamond deposits? 2014-09-21T01:43:53.610

12 How much methane clathrates are buried in continental deposits? 2014-11-08T14:32:47.610

12 viable geothermal energy supply from exhausted fracked gas wells? 2014-11-20T12:50:27.627

11 How many joules are required to mine a unit of coal? 2014-08-21T15:27:55.063

11 When did/will peak conventional oil happen? 2014-12-10T09:28:22.747

11 Ore deposits buried under cities? 2014-12-23T07:07:17.213

11 The youngest and oldest source rock for hydrocarbons in economic quantities 2015-04-19T19:29:19.290

9 Why is there so much oil in Saudi Arabia, Venezuela and Canada, but almost none in Europe? 2014-11-25T08:38:09.693

9 Where does the lithium in Salar de Uyuni comes from? 2014-12-23T06:46:24.900

8 Why does Australia have extensive uranium ore deposits? 2015-03-26T10:19:32.930

7 What are the tectonic implications of the Quaternary Igwisi Hills, Tanzania, kimberlite volcanics? 2014-11-23T09:47:05.907

6 Why is Helium only found in wells mixed with natural gas? 2017-07-26T22:06:15.233

6 Which Earth minerals would Moon colonists miss the most? 2018-02-26T08:58:22.043

5 Why is lithium so unevenly distributed? 2018-05-10T04:44:44.413

4 Is there an estimation how much organic matter there is still in the ground? 2016-02-01T19:07:03.733

3 How should I start studying about 'successful transitions in post-drought economies'? 2015-09-08T19:24:22.287

3 Importance of meteorite impact craters in geology? 2016-04-24T18:12:19.590

3 What does it take to make a diamond? 2016-05-09T02:29:39.343

3 Can I use diamonds as fossil fuel? 2018-04-05T00:53:06.157

1 Specific Chemical Composition of Nero Marquina Marble 2016-05-12T14:05:57.200

1 How gold deposits can be formed in Himalayas? 2017-01-23T13:57:14.427