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Described as 'Gondwana's enigmatic twins' -- exploration in Africa and Latin America faces challenges above ground as well as below.

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The main course? Frontier exploration may be the industry’s champagne and caviar when it comes to headlines, but generating new prospects in known areas remains its exploration bread and butter.

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Explorer Policy Watch

The mid-term elections are over and the American people have spoken. The next two months will be informative in terms of the climate of the remaining two years of this presidential tenure.

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One of the privileges of the DPA presidency is the writing of these columns. Many past DPA presidents have discussed why DPA was important to them. Now it is my turn and perhaps I have a different perspective to share.

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Explorer Emphasis Article

Results from one of the year’s most important meetings – the Hedberg Research Conference on Understanding World Oil Resources, are being prepared for a spring unveiling.

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Explorer Emphasis Article

The Mighty Mungaroo: Chevron’s Clio-1 well offshore Western Australia is one of the year’s top success stories.

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Explorer Emphasis Article

Quantity, not quality: The past year saw only a few jaw-dropping discoveries, but some important world developments opened new areas, bolstered existing production and provided a solid foundation for the future.

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Explorer Article

Card about Global Climate Change is carefully scrutinized by AAPG's Executive Committee and more comments from members will be requested.

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Explorer Article

What makes a buyer fall in love with an exploration prospect? Don’t laugh: Appearances matter.

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Explorer Article

A sinking feeling: A geoscientist makes his case that Louisiana is threatened by a subsidence, a crippling disease that’s far more extreme and extensive than many think.

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