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AAPG has found it necessary to postpone the Hedberg Conference, originally scheduled next month in Vienna, due to recent world events.

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Explorer Director’s Corner

I visited a local bookstore looking for an extra 2003 calendar but the selection wasn't great in early February. I finally gave up in my search when I realized my only two choices were a calendar with dogs standing around in men's clothing or a calendar that featured recipes based on astrology.

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Explorer Emphasis Article

Five 'legendary' oil finders share their stories with a standing-room-only crowd in Houston.

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Explorer Geophysical Corner

This month's column is titled '3-D Seismic Sweeps Through Time.'

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Explorer Article

Quiz time: Why does the Middle East have all the oil? (Careful, this might be a trick question.)

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Explorer Article

Our man in Houston: AAPG representative Mike Barnes is paving the way for better services and marketing of AAPG products in the heart of exploration central.

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Explorer Article

They're young, they're old, male and female, company men and independent strivers. What, then, makes these varied people successful oil finders?

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Explorer Geophysical Corner

This month's column is titled 'Advances in Spectral Decomposition and Reflectivity Modeling in the Frio Formation of the Gulf Coast.'

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Fortesa International is a Houston-based exploration and production company with operations in the Frio Trend of Texas and an onshore concession block in Senegal, Africa. We decided to take a booth at the 2002 APPEX Property and Prospect Expo in Houston with the hope that it would be an effective venue for us to promote an interest in our Senegal opportunity.

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Explorer Article

Quiz time: How long does it take discovered oil to become gasoline at the pump?

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Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Atmospheric Sciences

The University of Houston Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (EAS) invites applications for a tenure-track position in Atmospheric Science at the assistant professor level. This position request seeks a dynamic researcher and educator who can establish an externally funded research program in the field of Atmospheric Dynamics. This position is open to candidates whose research interest may cover any spatial scale in the climate system. Candidates with modeling and/or experimental background are encouraged to apply.

VG Abstract

The following short course option was developed for geology and geophysics students that have not had much exposure to how geoscience is applied in industry. It can be tailored for undergraduate juniors and seniors or graduate students. The agenda can be modified to meet specific needs and time constraints. Contact the presenter to discuss options.

Request a visit from Fred Schroeder!

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VG Abstract

The following short course option was developed for geology and geophysics students that have not had much exposure to how geoscience is applied in industry. It can be tailored for undergraduate juniors and seniors or graduate students. The agenda can be modified to meet specific needs and time constraints. Contact the presenter to discuss options.

Request a visit from Fred Schroeder!

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VG Abstract

This is a less-technical education topic. It can be condensed to an hour or given as 2 two-hour sessions. It stresses selected controversial aspects of fracking that touch some combination of environment and economics and includes a short video of how fracking is done.

Request a visit from David Weinberg!

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VG Abstract

The following short course option was developed for geology and geophysics students that have not had much exposure to how geoscience is applied in industry. It can be tailored for undergraduate juniors and seniors or graduate students. The agenda can be modified to meet specific needs and time constraints. Contact the presenter to discuss options.

Request a visit from Fred Schroeder!

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VG Abstract

The following short course option was developed for geology and geophysics students that have not had much exposure to how geoscience is applied in industry. It can be tailored for undergraduate juniors and seniors or graduate students. The agenda can be modified to meet specific needs and time constraints.

Request a visit from Fred Schroeder!

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VG Abstract

In 1991, Gulf Indonesia and its partners discovered South Sumatra Basin’s first major gas field at Dayung in the Corridor PSC. A key feature of this field is that most of the reserves are held within fractured basement rocks of pre-Tertiary age. 

Request a visit from Charles Caughey!

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