Learning is important—now more than ever. How do you equip yourself for changing times? How do you deepen and broaden your knowledge? Here is an informal place to find out what we’re doing, what we’re planning, and how we’re listening to you. Dr. Susan Nash, AAPG’s Director of Education and Professional Development, shares the new territory she’s introducing to AAPG with courses and dynamic new workshops. She is also planning more interactive, Web 2.0 offerings. So, give her your input about the best and worst of the wild and woolly world of webinars, Web-based training, and open courseware.

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Data science and analytics are playing an increasingly important role in all aspects of energy exploration, production, and distribution. Welcome to an interview with Giewee Hammond, senior data scientist at Aramco, who talks to us today about the formative influences in her life, and the current trends and future possibilities in data science as they relate to energy.

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Understanding the role and influence of salt in the subsurface has been the key to many discoveries. Now, AAPG has a new Technical Interest Group, co-founded and co-chaired by Rachelle Kernen, Ph.D. and Leonardo Muniz Pichel, Ph.D. Welcome to an interview with Leonardo Muniz Pichel, one of the co-founders.

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Bringing together diverse experiences, geological settings, and teams is a hallmark of today’s professional. Welcome to an interview with Monica Chamussa-Juvane, newly named Director of Exploration for ENH, the Mozambican national oil company headquartered in Maputo, Mozambique

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Having access to digital geological data, along with access to new platforms and environments, is critical as our world comes together for positive transformation and teamwork. Today, we have a unique opportunity to speak with the leadership of the Deep-Time Digital Earth Project (DDE), who have taken the time to introduce us to its mission and its resources.

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The field of geology can inspire a passion for understanding the earth and an ongoing quest for knowledge which can be used to bring people together and achieve the dreams of communities and countries. Welcome to an interview with Rudencio Morais, Vice President for Exploration and Production, Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos (ENH), Mozambique.

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Using the most advanced technologies combined with a passion for geology leads to an ever-increasing level of understanding of rock properties and reservoirs. Welcome to an interview with Kitty Milliken, who shares her experiences and insights.

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With experience gained through conducting geological research in many parts of the world and a mindset focused on strengthening underprivileged communities, Lorena Moscardelli shares her journey and insights with us in this fascinating interview.

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Fossils and microfossils can be used to determine information about evaporites as well as carbonates and clastics. This is an area that is growing in importance. Join Susan Nash for an interview with Gil Machado, Ph.D. from the University of Lisbon who discusses salt biostratigraphy and its new usefulness.

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Changing the wettability in a mature reservoir can often result in renewed production and improved ultimate recovery rates. Welcome to an interview with Geoffrey Thyne, who talks to us today about wettability.

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CCS (Carbon Capture and Storage) and CCUS (Carbon Capture Use and Storage) are playing an increasingly important role in reducing the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. Geologists are contributing in several vital ways. Welcome to an interview with Mike Raines, who talks to us today about his experience with carbon capture, use, and storage, and also his view of recent trends and opportunities.

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