Articles from January 2019

Allison Kusick, a geology major at the University of Iowa, holds a piece of the core sample she is analyzing

The Hawkeye State’s hidden potential may be its geology

Monday, January 7, 2019
University of Iowa geologists are leading an effort to determine the age of an underground formation that encompasses a 10-county region in northeast Iowa to determine if it is similar to a geologic complex beneath Duluth, Minnesota, that has minerals valued as high as $1 trillion.