Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 strikes in Iran: USGS ... 13/12/2017 News
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck northeast of Kerman, a provincial capital in Iran, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There ...View Details»

Fears for Middle Eastern Big One after quake strike fragile Iran fault... 08/01/2017 Nature
FEARS have been raised of a devastating earthquake in Iran after a deadly quake hit the country's southern Fars province. PUBLISHED: 18:09, Sat, Jan 7...View Details»

Iran can earn more from mines than oil ... 30/11/2015 Economy
*** Iran can generate more money by developing its mineral reserves than selling crude oil, a new Bloomberg reports says. A new report says Iran can e...View Details»

Outotec wins iron ore processing contract in Iran | 08/06/2015 Economy
By Andrew Topf | June 7, 2015 Finnish mineral processing company Outotec has been awarded a major contract for a new iron ore pelletizing plant in Baf...View Details»

Mass Death of Seabirds in Western U.S. Is 'Unprecedented'... 24/01/2015 Nature
Why are so many auklets, from California to Canada, starving? *** Blue-footed diving seabirds called cassin's auklets, including this one, have been w...View Details»

Strong earthquake hits Iran near border with Iraq - 18/08/2014 News
(CNN) -- A powerful earthquake struck early Monday in western Iran, rattling the region near the border with Iraq, the U.S. Geological Survey said. Th...View Details»

Lut Desert in Iran: The Hottest Place on Earth? ... 30/11/2013 Nature
Photo: This image of the Lut Desert in Iran was taken by the Landsat 7 satellite on July 6, 1999. Credit: NASA/USGS The title of "world's hottest pla...View Details»

Gold rush-era discards could fuel cellphones, TVs - Yahoo! News... 22/07/2013 News
by TRACIE CONE SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Across the West, early miners digging for gold, silver and copper had no idea that one day something else ve...View Details»

A 6.1–magnitude earthquake strikes Iran killing 32 ... 09/04/2013 History
The 2013 Bushehr earthquake occurred with a moment magnitude of 6.3 on April 9 in Iran. The shock's epicenter was in the province of Bushehr, near the...View Details»

1930 Salmas Earthquake ... 07/05/1930 History
The 1930 Salmas earthquake occurred on May 7 at 01:34:26 IRST in West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. The earthquake, which was among Iran's largest, measu...View Details»