Explorer Issue: Explorer Issue
Current Issue: January 2021
The January EXPLORER is our annual Super Basins issue. In this issue, we give a preview of many of the presentations in store about the Super Basins of North America at this month’s AAPG Global Super Basins Leadership Conference. We also include some coverage of the history of the search for life on Mars in anticipation of the imminent land of the Perseverance rover on the Red Planet. We also have some coverage of the growing industry of critical minerals extraction and the opportunities it presents for petroleum geologists.
The AAPG EXPLORER is the monthly tabloid magazine of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists that covers news of interest to the AAPG membership. Contents include coverage of the entire span of energy interest, with emphasis on exploration for hydrocarbons and energy minerals. Breaking news stories, features, profiles of personalities, comment columns and Association information is included.
The AAPG EXPLORER is read by more than 42,000 members and friends of the Association in 129 countries.