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Mar 28, 2017

It is 1987. As a university student, you show up for your first day of work and are told "you have to leave, you cannot stay here". Why? "Because you are a girl and girls don't work in mines". Does this seem a little far fetched? Well this is how Alex Atkins started her career in mining.


Mar 24, 2017

Welcome to Exploration Radio. Here is a preview of our upcoming episode...

The year is 1987. As a university student, you have been accepted for vacational work by a company called WMC. You show up for your first day at work and you are told that "you have to leave, you cannot stay here". Why? "Because you are a girl...


Mar 20, 2017

Alan Moore, a young Australian geologist, heads to a remote, inhospitable part of SW Pakistan to explore for copper. Along the way, he teams up with Saad Husain, a local Pakistani, that becomes his ever present project manager. This is their story and how their work led to the discovery of the Reko Diq deposit. But...it...


Mar 17, 2017

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How to do Frontier Exploration...where we talk to Alan Moore and Saad Husain, two individuals involved in the discovery of Reko Diq, a copper-gold deposit in southwest Pakistan. Unlike a normal discovery story, we wanted to cover it from a...


Mar 12, 2017

What does it take to be a successful explorer? Is it technical knowledge?...the right strategy?...having a lot of money?...or just luck? What if the most important ingredient for success...was culture. This episode is part 2 of our interview with Mark Bennett, a successful mineral explorer who has evolved his own views...