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We are starting our busy time of year for AAPG

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You know all that water that makes offshore seismic operations so ... inconvenient? A new application is allowing scientists to use that same seismic to study the 'layers' of that same water -- and the benefits could go far beyond the world of oil.

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A world at war, a deadly epidemic of global proportions and other catastrophic events teamed up to disrupt in part AAPG’s Distinguished Lecture program last year -- but the train is back on track.

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December 7, 1941 is a day that lives in infamy. But January 29, 1969 is another date that was made infamous, due to the Santa Barbara Channel oil spill that changed the course of exploration history.

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Fighting the 'good fight' ... this geologist helps the environmentally conscious understand her job.

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Is it possible for an oil company to survive — and even thrive — in a place where people don't like the oil industry? Before answering, consider the case of California-based Venoco.

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Technical training center offers a place for geoscientists to brush up their computer skills.

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Outcrops in Spain that may hold secrets to understanding deepwater reservoirs are providing new clues to scientists, thanks largely to new 3-D laser technologies.

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Rock Star? Norm Hyne's teaching gives a new meaning to the phrase.

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While the technology to drill a horizontal well has been with us a long time, asset teams now have the background to consider the geology in planning to maximize the reservoir.

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