Bulletin Article


Carbonate buildups in Central Luconia, offshore northwest Borneo, display complex seismic geomorphologies formed in response to high frequency, high-amplitude oscillation of sea level and periodic incursions of siliciclastics. These results have implications for petroleum exploration and production.

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Explorer Article


Discoveries were comparatively sparse, but they persisted steadily throughout the year. Here are some of the more significant discoveries of the past year.

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A review of major oil and gas discoveries of 2013 shows a down year in terms of quantity—but that’s not the whole story.

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Explorer Director’s Corner


No sooner had the ink dried on my last column about the winds of change buffeting our industry when we saw oil prices slide from $75 a barrel to $55. I didn’t foresee these winds arriving at gale force, but that’s what’s happened.

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Explorer Emphasis


Some highlights from international activity in 2014.

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In international exploration, the new normal is starting to look like the old normal. And 2014 looked a lot like the year before.

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A gentleman, a scholar and a great geologist: A look at the life and legacy of Charles Hutchison.

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Explorer Making a Difference

AAPG’s Publication Pipeline Committee recently had a small celebration to mark a very big accomplishment: Just a few weeks ago, the group officially topped the 100-ton mark of books, periodicals and other information that have been shipped around the world.
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Explorer Regions and Sections

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Learn! Blog


Learn the latest technologies being successfully applied in the main unconventional plays, and how the knowledge can be applied to other plays world wide.

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Visiting Geoscientist Presentation

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3 December 2015

APR Visiting Geoscientist Lecture: "Addressing the concerns of early professionals and students in a dynamic world of price ups and downs" by Bala Kunjan. Bala Kunjan of Cue Energy (Melbourne, Australia) will be presenting a free technical talk open to all Young Professionals (YPs) and university students. Event Host: AAPG Young Professionals KL Chapter. Location Address: PETRONAS Tower 1, Level 16, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. To RSVP, email Low Wan Ching.

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