Information collected from geological newsmagazines in 2017 is reviewed. First topic is mineral resources such as mineral commodity summary in USA, topic in shale boom and global trends of mineral resources. Second topic is regional geology. Visiting points of Scotland and Bolivia are introduced. Third topic is action of geoscience for a sustainable development. One is geological subject in ‘Sustainable Developing Goals (SDGs)’ scheme of UN. The other is new approach in carbon capture storage.