Building and refining geometrically correct animations of continental movements has given new insight into the geological and tectonic evolution of the southern continents that once formed Gondwana..

Gondwana globe

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How Mining Geophysics got started

With advancing years one is inclined to reflect on a career.  Few geophysicists have done so as effectively as Norm Paterson.  His new book tells the story of how the now-familar techniques of geophysics in mineral exploration got started in the 25 years following the end of the second World War.  It is a fascinating history of scientific and technical creativity.  Creative because no one knew for sure what would and would not work - in theory or practice - but the ultimate goal of finding hidden mineral deposits for a resource-hungry world was rather obivous.  Canada was centre-stage for the innovations that emerged, a situation that has survived another half century.

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Gondwana workshop in Rio

Earthworks: BV or not BV?

New refinements to East Gondwana break-up model

About Colin Reeves

Colin Reeves

Colin Reeves is an earth scientist with 40 years’ experience in the instigation, execution and interpretation of regio...

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About Earthworks

Earthworks bv

‘Global thinking in exploration geoscience’ states the ambition of Earthworks BV to set exploration projects in ...

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