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Current Issue: December 2016

The December issue of the AAPG Explorer is now online.

In this issue, we announce the 2017-18 Executive Committee candidates, as well as AAPG’s 2017 award winners and honorees who will be recognized at our 100th anniversary Annual Convention and Exhibition in Houston next year.

It’s also our annual Downhole Geology issue, which includes:

  • A story on a joint project by Schlumberger and Statoil to develop look-around/look-ahead capability for drillers.
  • Coverage of a recently expanded downhole testing facility in Oklahoma.
  • A look at some of the latest downhole innovations from various service companies across the industry.

We also have a story on how induced seismicity in Oklahoma and Kansas is fueling discussion of new scientific models and new industry practices; a look at a 13-year-old aspiring geologist who recently presented at an AAPG Section meeting; as well as several other news and features stories from across the industry and the Association.

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.