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Vol 14, 2018 (In Progress)

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The schist hosted Fe-Mn mineralization in the southernmost part of Zuru schist belt has not been appraised structurally, this work therefore aimed at evaluating the control of these mineralizations. To achieve this aim, the area was mapped geologically; structural data were taking, processed and interpreted. From the Rosset plots of the joints, fault and foliation plane direction, NW and NE directions were conspicuous. These directions were in line with the observed mineralization directions on the geologic map. From the integration of field mapping observation, it is concluded that the brittle structures control the Fe-Mn mineralization in Kaoje and its environs (Ref: Nnabo PN, Bamigboye OS, Adekeye JID, Adedoyin AD, Owoyemi OO. Structural control of Fe-Mn mineralization in Buya-Taka Lafia and their environs, Northwestern Nigeria. Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 1-8).


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Structural control of Fe-Mn mineralization in Buya-Taka Lafia and their environs, Northwestern Nigeria

Nnabo PN, Bamigboye OS, Adekeye JID, Adedoyin AD, Owoyemi OO

The schist hosted Fe-Mn mineralization in the southernmost part of Zuru schist belt has not been appraised structurally, this work therefore aimed at evaluating the control of these mineralizations. To achieve this aim, the area was mapped geologically; structural data were taking, processed and interpreted.

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 1-8

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Inventory of Angiosperm Diversity in Ishwardi Proshova of Pabna District, Bangladesh

Toma Rani Roy, Mahbubur Rahman AHM

Inventory of angiosperm diversity in Ishwardi Proshova of Pabna district, Bangladesh was carried out from January 2017 to December 2017. An extensive floristic survey an angiosperms and collection have been made throughout the study area.

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 9-22

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Management of stress trauma in Aloe vera (L.) Burm. transplant

Felicia Wugo Nmom, Mercy Gospel Ajuru

This study investigated the stress trauma suffered by Aloe vera in transplant as a result of shock and management or protection of the plant from traumatic conditions by utilizing the causes of shock due to transplant as working tools.

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 23-27

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Crystal growth and characterization of piperazinium p-chlorobenzoate

Vallikkodi M, Sudhahar S

The nonlinear optical properties of piperazinium p-chlorobenzoate (PCP) crystal were successfully grown with the help of temperature gradient method. The good quality of PCP single crystal is formed.

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 28-35

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Trypanosomosis in pigs slaughtered at Bodija Abattoir, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Ugochukwu P Okorafor, Cyprian R Unigwe, Sharon O Olukunle, Oluwasanmi B Odeyemi

This study investigated the prevalence of porcine trypanosomosis in pigs slaughtered at Bodija abattoir, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria, between the months of March and May, 2017

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 36-40

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Assessment of heavy metals concentration in a waste dumpsite at Onitsha, Nigeria

Emmanuel I Iwuchukwu, Anthony C Ekeleme, Ogedi H Ibearugbulem, Jude Ugwuegbulam, Okechukwu P Ibe

The soil quality of a municipal solid waste dumpsite in Onitsha-Owerri road, Onitsha southeastern Nigeria was investigated for possible pollution impacts

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 41-49

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The impact of Boko Haram attack on the tourist activities: water resources, life style, climatic conditions as precursors in Sukur Kingdom, Adamawa State, North East Nigeria

Ahmed M Yusha’u, Vincent N Ojeh, Morrison I Atuma, Philip A

This study examined the effect of the terrorist acts on tourist activity in Sukur Kingdom which is a host kingdom to the Sukur World Heritage Site, the first World Heritage Site (WHS) in Nigeria and the first Cultural Landscape in Africa designated with that status by UNESCO in 1999.

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 50-64

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Remediation of crude oil in loamy soil: the integration of improved oil palm fiber (Tekena Species) dried in dark environment

Ukpaka CP

Investigation was conducted to demonstrate the integration of improved oil palm fiber (Tekena Species) dried in dark environment for the remediation of loamy soil polluted with crude oil.

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 65-73

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An integrated geothermal, gravity and aeromagnetic study for possible structural feature analysis of the Eastern Niger Delta sedimentary basin

Emujakporue GO, Ekine AS

A correlative interpretation of the geothermal, gravity and magnetic data of the eastern Niger Delta sedimentary basin has been carried out.

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 74-83

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Effect of seed depth on germination, growth and chlorophyll contents of Senna spectabilis

Sikuku PA, Musyimi DM, Amusolo M

Senna spectabilis is a medium to large tree belonging to the family fabaceae. It is native to Southern America. The plant has several economic importances such as construction materials and wood carvings

Discovery Science, 2018, 14, 84-92

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