Mineral

Biovancia Sounds Alarm on Decreasing Nutritional Value of Food in the US and Offers Solutions

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 11:20pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Biovancia, creator of Neo-Collagen and Artimium 360, warns consumers of the diminishing nutritional value of food consumed in the United States (as reported in "Still No Free Lunch: Nutrient levels in U.S. food supply eroded by pursuit of high yields," by Brian Halweil). Biovancia goes on to offer potential solutions to the problem faced by consumers.

Key Points: 
  • Today, Biovancia warns consumers of the decreasing nutritional value of foods consumed in the US.
  • Today (8/18/22), in the Medium article "What is the nutritional quality of the food we eat?"
  • , Biovancia shares information from "Still No Free Lunch: Nutrient levels in U.S. food supply eroded by pursuit of high yields," by Brian Halweil and addresses potential solutions to the problem.
  • Another alarming finding from Halweil: caloric intake has increased, while the nutritional value of unprocessed foods has drastically decreased.

Sierra Space Completes Successful NASA Test Readiness Review for Lunar Oxygen Extraction System

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 3:00pm

[Courtesy Sierra Space]

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  • [Courtesy Sierra Space]
    The Sierra Space system, developed over multiple contracts with NASA, processes and extracts oxygen from minerals in lunar regolith (soil) for use as astronaut life support and in propellant manufacturing in space.
  • Sierra Space can now proceed with physical hardware testing to show autonomous operation of the companys carbothermal reactor.
  • The successful completion of the Test Readiness Review is a very important milestone for Sierra Space, as we continue to develop and execute on the many ongoing projects we are working on in coordination with NASA, said Tom Crabb, SVP & GM Space Applications, Sierra Space.
  • Sierra Space ( www.sierraspace.com ) is a leading commercial space company at the forefront of innovation and the commercialization of space.

Fortune Minerals Announces Completion of 2015 Debentures Extension

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:24pm

Fortune Minerals Limited (TSX: FT) (OTCQB: FTMDF) (Fortune or the Company) ( www.fortuneminerals.com ) is pleased to announce that, further to the company's news release dated August 16, 2022, it has executed definitive documentation with the holders of its debentures issued in 2015 (the "2015 Debentures") to extend their maturity date from August 12, 2022 to November 30, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Fortune Minerals Limited (TSX: FT) (OTCQB: FTMDF) (Fortune or the Company) ( www.fortuneminerals.com ) is pleased to announce that, further to the company's news release dated August 16, 2022, it has executed definitive documentation with the holders of its debentures issued in 2015 (the "2015 Debentures") to extend their maturity date from August 12, 2022 to November 30, 2022.
  • As additional consideration for the extension of the maturity date, the Company has issued to the holders of the Amended Debentures an aggregate of 3,500,000 common shares of the Company.
  • The shares are subject to a hold period of four months and one day from the date of issuance.
  • Fortune is a Canadian mining company focused on developing the NICO Project in the Northwest Territories and Alberta.

Elcora options to join forces with Gold Lion to begin exploitation of a Manganese Mining License in Morocco

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:00pm

The Manganese research mining license in Morocco (the Property) is held by Ermazon SARL (Ermazon), a wholly owned subsidiary of Elcora.

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  • The Manganese research mining license in Morocco (the Property) is held by Ermazon SARL (Ermazon), a wholly owned subsidiary of Elcora.
  • Gold Lion will acquire 50% interest in the Property and Elcora will use the proceeds from the transaction to initiate the ore production on the Manganese concession once the Exploitation license has been granted.
  • Ermazon has applied for the exploitation license of the Manganese concession which will strengthen its ongoing strategy to supply battery and electric vehicles (EV) end-users.
  • Troy Grant, Elcora CEO commented, Elcora is pleased to join forces with Gold Lion to develop the Manganese site.

Plato Gold Reports on Second Quarter Results

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:15pm

These statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding the potential mineralization and resources, exploration results, concentrations of pay minerals that may offset operating costs and future plans and objectives.

Key Points: 
  • These statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding the potential mineralization and resources, exploration results, concentrations of pay minerals that may offset operating costs and future plans and objectives.
  • These forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking information.
  • Although management of Plato has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended.
  • There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements.

Scorpio Gold – Closing of Convertible Loans in Principal Amount of up to US$2,450,000

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:00pm

To date, the Lenders have advanced an aggregate of US$2,350,000 to the Company, which amount has been incorporated into the Loans.

Key Points: 
  • To date, the Lenders have advanced an aggregate of US$2,350,000 to the Company, which amount has been incorporated into the Loans.
  • The Company intends to use the proceeds of the Loans to advance its Goldwedge property and for general working capital purposes.
  • The outstanding principal amount of the Loans bear interest at a rate of 123/8% per annum, compounding monthly.
  • A total of 38,733,333 Common Shares are issuable on conversion of the outstanding principal amount of Loans, subject to adjustment.

NorthWest Copper Announces Start of 2022 Lorraine Drill Program

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:30am

NorthWest Copper is a new copper-gold explorer and developer with an exciting pipeline of projects in British Columbia.

Key Points: 
  • NorthWest Copper is a new copper-gold explorer and developer with an exciting pipeline of projects in British Columbia.
  • With a robust portfolio in a tier one jurisdiction, NorthWest Copper is well positioned to participate fully in a strengthening global copper market.
  • On Behalf of the Board of Directors of NorthWest Copper Corp.
  • NorthWest Copper does not undertake any obligation to update forward-looking information except as required by applicable securities laws.

JSHG Acquires The Champion Gold Mine

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 11:00am

WOODSTOCK, ONTARIO, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Joshua Gold Resources Inc. (JSHG or Joshua) (OTC Pink: JSHG) is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Champion Mine (UTM, NAD 83, Easterly 404799.37, Northerly 5513456.90) in the Kenora region of Northwest Ontario in Haycock Township.

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  • WOODSTOCK, ONTARIO, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Joshua Gold Resources Inc. (JSHG or Joshua) (OTC Pink: JSHG) is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Champion Mine (UTM, NAD 83, Easterly 404799.37, Northerly 5513456.90) in the Kenora region of Northwest Ontario in Haycock Township.
  • JSHG acquired the gold and silver mine as it owns contiguous mineral claims to the mine and the patent owner defaulted on the taxes, placing the mine under 100% JSHG ownership.
  • This month, JSHGs geology team will be sampling the shaft on the Champion Mine and will release the findings.
  • About Joshua Gold Resources Inc.
    Joshua Gold Resources Inc. (OTC Pink: JSHG) is a publicly traded American gold and mineral exploration company headquartered in Canada, home to the 3 billion-year-old Canadian Shield which contains a wealth of minerals from nickel, gold, copper, lithium, cobalt, niobium, lithium to chromium.

DGAP-News: Meet Zinc8 (OTCMKTS: ZAIRF; CSE: ZAIR) — Has It Made The Low-Cost, Long-Duration 'Battery of the Future'?

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:06pm

To use an extreme example, homeowners living north of the Arctic Circle get six straight months of sunshine and six straight months of darkness.

Key Points: 
  • To use an extreme example, homeowners living north of the Arctic Circle get six straight months of sunshine and six straight months of darkness.
  • Without a way to store the power generated from solar panels for later, those panels would only be useful for half the year.
  • In a lithium-ion battery, lithium ions are stored on either end of the battery in an electrolyte solution.
  • With a cost-effective solution for energy storage, clean energy is made reliable and available as and when required.

Greene Concepts Sponsors Dawson Cram for Upcoming NASCAR 2022 Xfinity Series Races

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:00pm

The BE WATERTM brand will have a prominent spotlight on DKs racecar in multiple Xfinity Series races during the 2022 season.

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  • The BE WATERTM brand will have a prominent spotlight on DKs racecar in multiple Xfinity Series races during the 2022 season.
  • See the Xfinity Series Schedule webpage to view additional 2022 Xfinity Series racing information to include viewing platforms.
  • We are thrilled to have Greene Concepts BE WATER artesian spring bottled water brand along with its Happy Mellow brand on our racecars during the upcoming 2022 Xfinity Series notes DK Cram.
  • Lenny Greene, CEO of Greene Concepts states, We are delighted to sponsor Dawson and his team for the 2022 NASCAR Xfinity Series racing circuit.