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The News & Observer
Forgotten folk art palace for sale, cheapJosh Shaffer Q.J. Stephenson started building his Occoneechee Trapper’s Lodge
Forgotten folk art palace for sale, cheap
The News & Observer / Posted 4 hours ago
Josh Shaffer Q.J. Stephenson started building his Occoneechee Trapper’s Lodge in the 1940s, after taking an interest in geology and paleontology via his job operating a crane with a drag line. He branched off into folk art, creating a totem pole... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 2016colonel in 1993. A native of Miami, Marshall graduated from the University of
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 2016
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
colonel in 1993. A native of Miami, Marshall graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor of science degree in geology in 1963. He graduated Naval Flight School in Pensacola in 1966 and Radar Intercept Officer School in Brunswick, Ga.,... Read more
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express
Dinosaur discovery reveals why newborn dinos survived against the oddsdeveloped quickly to function on their own, much like some birds and herding ma
Dinosaur discovery reveals why newborn dinos survived against the odds
express / Posted 6 hours ago
developed quickly to function on their own, much like some birds and herding mammals of today." Associate Professor in geology and biology Kristi Curry Rogers of Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, said the preserved partial skeleton was... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Welcome to the Science Dome... « Jersey Evening Postthan ever as a result of a visit by a mobile planetarium. The Science Dome is
Welcome to the Science Dome... « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 10 hours ago
than ever as a result of a visit by a mobile planetarium. The Science Dome is designed to help pupils explore science, geology and geography in an interactive way and was on its first visit to the Island last week, although it is hoped that it... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
UMPI professor named Fulbright Scholarmany seek, but only a handful achieve. Dr. Kevin McCartney is now one of the fe
UMPI professor named Fulbright Scholar
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
many seek, but only a handful achieve. Dr. Kevin McCartney is now one of the few. A Caribou resident and professor of geology at the University of Maine at Presque Isle, McCartney has been offered a U.S. Fulbright Scholar Program grant, and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5 Filipinos break into top 100 Asian scientists listand leaders on this annual list come from diverse fields, ranging from the biom
5 Filipinos break into top 100 Asian scientists list
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 hours ago
and leaders on this annual list come from diverse fields, ranging from the biomedical sciences to mathematics and geology. Together, they weave a rich tapestry of science and technology and provide inspiration and hope to many people... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly Calendar, May 1, 2016will be donated, let your server know you are there for the fundraiser, stbaldr
Weekly Calendar, May 1, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
will be donated, let your server know you are there for the fundraiser, stbaldricks.org/events/gj2016. Spring Flora and Geology, Colorado National Monument Association Spring Walks, Talks and Cycling Series, 8:30 a.m.–noon Thursday and Saturday,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
DEP investigates 5 quakes, 1 close to Lowellville[the earthquakes and the fracking] are related,” said Michael Brudzinski, a pro
DEP investigates 5 quakes, 1 close to Lowellville
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 hours ago
[the earthquakes and the fracking] are related,” said Michael Brudzinski, a professor of seismology in the Department of Geology and Environmental Earth Science at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. “The operator was very proactive about it. They... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Ask Rufus: Earthquakes, volcanoes and fossilswhat to write about in today's column when I received an email from Peter Imes
Ask Rufus: Earthquakes, volcanoes and fossils
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 hours ago
what to write about in today's column when I received an email from Peter Imes asking if I had seen the new book on the Geology of Mississippi. A massive 751-page encyclopedic book, "The Geology of Mississippi," has just been published. Mixed in... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette-ara business Briefs for May 1, 2016cadmium and trace elements. “The models are a great tool for classroom teachin
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette-ara business Briefs for May 1, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
cadmium and trace elements. “The models are a great tool for classroom teaching,” Selim said. Students in engineering, geology, chemistry and environmental sciences may find them useful, he said. The software also can be used by researchers... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Tourist attraction: Kurnool Nandi idol slowly ‘growing’size by an inch every 20 years. The department collects data along with the siz
Tourist attraction: Kurnool Nandi idol slowly ‘growing’
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
size by an inch every 20 years. The department collects data along with the size of the idols every 15 years. Mines and Geology department assistant director C. Mohan Rao from Elur said that stones grow due to chemical reactions. “The rock has... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Cancer-causing pollutant detected in well in Waynelikely to migrate deep beneath the lake to the Wayne side. However, two indepe
Cancer-causing pollutant detected in well in Wayne
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
likely to migrate deep beneath the lake to the Wayne side. However, two independent hydrogeologists, who looked at the geology underlying the region at The Record’s request, say it’s certainly possible the contamination could have traveled... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary senior successfully summitsWar and helped liberate what was then Czechoslovakia. He later attended the Un
Calgary senior successfully summits
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
War and helped liberate what was then Czechoslovakia. He later attended the University of Houston and obtained a degree in geology. But jobs in his field were scarce in Texas at the time, so he bounced around, eventually making his way to Calgary... Read more
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Zero Hedge
PRECIOUS METALS INVESTOR: Must See Important Charts & Dataonly four years away. Again, if you check out the link above you can read his v
PRECIOUS METALS INVESTOR: Must See Important Charts & Data
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
only four years away. Again, if you check out the link above you can read his vast experience and background in Petroleum Geology. Unfortunately, Mr. Weiner's gold-silver basis charting analysis wont put food on the table when the complex supply... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
From the History Room @ The Pekin Public Library: Two snapshots of the Illinois River waterwayas appendices on barge facilities and submerged crossing clearances.The charts
From the History Room @ The Pekin Public Library: Two snapshots of the Illinois River waterway
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
as appendices on barge facilities and submerged crossing clearances.The charts are also of interest for those studying the geology and geography of Illinois, offering a snapshot of what the Illinois River was like in 1998. Another, related... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Five myths about the Pacific Rimnot the nearby Pacific Rim oceanfront. 3. Earthquakes often trigger volcanic e
Five myths about the Pacific Rim
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
not the nearby Pacific Rim oceanfront. 3. Earthquakes often trigger volcanic eruptions. According to the laws of geology, where tectonic plates collide, volcanoes rise in the background. Volcanoes such as Mount St. Helens throw a long and... Read more
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Vail Daily
Fourth-graders going for a walk in our national parktrip focuses on topics the students have been learning about in school, includi
Fourth-graders going for a walk in our national park
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
trip focuses on topics the students have been learning about in school, including ecosystems, Colorado animals and plants, geology, geography and even a little history with a special presentation from a Ute Indian storyteller. For many of the... Read more
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Vail Daily
Fourth-graders going for a walk in the national parktrip focuses on topics the students have been learning about in school, includi
Fourth-graders going for a walk in the national park
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
trip focuses on topics the students have been learning about in school, including ecosystems, Colorado animals and plants, geology, geography and even a little history with a special presentation from a Ute Indian storyteller. For many of the... Read more
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Vail Daily
Fourth-graders going for a walk in the parktrip focuses on topics the students have been learning about in school, includi
Fourth-graders going for a walk in the park
Vail Daily / Posted 2 days ago
trip focuses on topics the students have been learning about in school, including ecosystems, Colorado animals and plants, geology, geography and even a little history with a special presentation from a Ute Indian storyteller. For many of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
‘Giant wetlands’ 800 metres beneath Antarctica ice sheetdynamics could be crucial to better understanding future, long-term ice sheet c
‘Giant wetlands’ 800 metres beneath Antarctica ice sheet
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
dynamics could be crucial to better understanding future, long-term ice sheet changes. In a second paper, published in Geology, lead author Alexander Michaud, of Montana State University, and his colleagues used data taken from a 38-centimeter... Read more
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ESPN
Pack leader - Silent Wolf still inspires Fox players after a decadeback to Washington so he could make his classes in the morning. "I graduate th
Pack leader - Silent Wolf still inspires Fox players after a decade
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
back to Washington so he could make his classes in the morning. "I graduate the end of this upcoming fall," he added. "Geology and paleontology are my focus. I love science, I love working outside, field work--not just staying inside and... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Lake where you live: Loon nestsBirch Lake in Harshaw. H is the author of the "The Lake Where You Live," a blog
Lake where you live: Loon nests
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Birch Lake in Harshaw. H is the author of the "The Lake Where You Live," a blog where readers can learn about the history, geology, biology, chemistry, physics and charm of the lakes they love. Visit lakewhereyoulive.blogspot.com. Ted may be... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff names general managerenvironment office of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, the company said. Scheid bri
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff names general manager
Finance and Commerce / Posted 2 days ago
environment office of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, the company said. Scheid brings nearly 19 years of experience in geology, hydrogeology, environmental geology and geophysics to the Minneapolis environment team, which provides services in... Read more
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The Hill
Pa. investigates earthquakes near fracking sitestime the well is being stimulated with hydraulic fracturing. That’s suggestive
Pa. investigates earthquakes near fracking sites
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
time the well is being stimulated with hydraulic fracturing. That’s suggestive that there is a link,” Michael Brudzinski, a geology professor at Miami University in Ohio, told the Post-Gazette. “But I don’t think any of us are ready to say anything... Read more
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Gazette
Stroud District Council elections: Coaley and Uley wardchoir. Although most of my working life has been in the information technology
Stroud District Council elections: Coaley and Uley ward
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
choir. Although most of my working life has been in the information technology industry, I graduated as a geography and geology teacher. This knowledge has made me very aware of detrimental practices to our environment. As your Councillor, I... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
2,600 Feet Beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Lies Lake Whillansat three different institutions across the country provide the first look into
2,600 Feet Beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Lies Lake Whillans
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 2 days ago
at three different institutions across the country provide the first look into the biogeochemistry, geophysics and geology of Subglacial Lake Whillans, which lies 800 meters (2,600 feet) beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Washington DC... Read more
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PhysOrg
What lies beneath West Antarctica?at three different institutions across the country provide the first look into
What lies beneath West Antarctica?
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
at three different institutions across the country provide the first look into the biogeochemistry, geophysics and geology of Subglacial Lake Whillans, which lies 800 meters (2,600 feet) beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. The findings... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Where should I walk in the Peak District?to Ashbourne in the south, offering impressive views across the surrounding lim
Where should I walk in the Peak District?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
to Ashbourne in the south, offering impressive views across the surrounding limestone countryside. Best for eye-opening geology: The Roaches and Lud’s Church Distance: approx 11km, 4hr This spectacular White Peak trek leads past the crazed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gobabeb Was Identified As the Site for a Desert Research Station in 1959 Already, and Was Inaugurateresearch station in 1959 already, and was inaugurated in 1962. Scientific resea
Gobabeb Was Identified As the Site for a Desert Research Station in 1959 Already, and Was Inaugurate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
research station in 1959 already, and was inaugurated in 1962. Scientific research focuses mainly on the climate, ecology, geology and geomorphology of the desert landscape, and archaeological remnants of its early inhabitants. SOMETIMES, the... Read more
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New Kerala
Origin of Earth's oldest crystals revealed - newkerala.com #56297now know they could have," said Gavin Kenny from Trinity's school of natural sc
Origin of Earth's oldest crystals revealed - newkerala.com #56297
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
now know they could have," said Gavin Kenny from Trinity's school of natural sciences in a paper published in the journal Geology. "There's a lot we still don't fully understand about these little guys but it looks like we may now be able to form... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Spink County Residents Speak Out Against Proposed Boreholewaste, just a test plot. "The places where we're likely to drill for these kin
Spink County Residents Speak Out Against Proposed Borehole
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 2 days ago
waste, just a test plot. "The places where we're likely to drill for these kind of actual storage and disposal sites, the geology isn't as good so we want to develop those tools and techniques and procedures here in a really really great rock... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Good people open their homes and heartsreunion. We tried to catch up on six decades of living — families, jobs, places
Good people open their homes and hearts
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
reunion. We tried to catch up on six decades of living — families, jobs, places we'd lived. I learned that he'd taught geology at the University of Malaysia. "That's where I met my wife, Madeline," he told me. "Meeting and marrying her is the... Read more
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FOX News
Five charged with stealing dinosaur bones near Utah quarrynot to disturb the fossils, and what happened doesn't reflect the way the trip
Five charged with stealing dinosaur bones near Utah quarry
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
not to disturb the fossils, and what happened doesn't reflect the way the trip has been run for nine years, McKown said. Geology officials were devastated to learn about the theft and have since stepped up training for people on the trip,... Read more
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Daily Mail
The origins of oldest crystal on Earth revealedauthor of the article which explains these findings, and which has just been pu
The origins of oldest crystal on Earth revealed
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
author of the article which explains these findings, and which has just been published in leading international journal, Geology. 'What we found was quite surprising,' he said. 'Many people thought the very ancient zircon crystals couldn't have... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Some birds seen in Alabama migrate thousands of miles each yearas animal ecology, beginning and advanced bird identification, stream biology,
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Some birds seen in Alabama migrate thousands of miles each year
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
as animal ecology, beginning and advanced bird identification, stream biology, mammals, insects, reptiles and amphibians, geology and fossils and mountain crafts. This year Birmingham Audubon is offering a one-day option that will allow attendees... Read more
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Business Wire
National Fuel Reports Second Quarter Earningsto successfully identify, drill for and produce economically viable natural gas
National Fuel Reports Second Quarter Earnings
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
to successfully identify, drill for and produce economically viable natural gas and oil reserves, including among others geology, lease availability, title disputes, weather conditions, shortages, delays or unavailability of equipment and... Read more
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CBC.ca
Scientists find possible massive lake in Antarctica, hope to discover what might live in ita story about how the environment has changed throughout history. And there's
Scientists find possible massive lake in Antarctica, hope to discover what might live in it
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
a story about how the environment has changed throughout history. And there's something bigger at stake when we study the geology and history of Antarctica, how it evolved, and what kinds of tectonic shifts have happened there, said Stewart... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Lowbrow detox: 7 classy ways to get refined this weekend on Staten Islandresult that Staten Island became a "reservoir of Teutonic Beer." Several German
Lowbrow detox: 7 classy ways to get refined this weekend on Staten Island
Staten Island Advance / Posted 3 days ago
result that Staten Island became a "reservoir of Teutonic Beer." Several German brewers wisely utilized the fresh water and geology of the island to perfect their brew. Discover the Barons: Frederick Bachmann, August Schmid, George Bechtel, Charles... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists reveal origin of Earth's oldest crystalsauthor of the article which explains these findings, and which has just been pu
Scientists reveal origin of Earth's oldest crystals
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
author of the article which explains these findings, and which has just been published in leading international journal, Geology. He said: "What we found was quite surprising. Many people thought the very ancient zircon crystals couldn't have... Read more
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Denver Post
Gas mogul contributes $13 million to CSU for scholarships, projectsof humane letters from CSU, learned about the oil and gas industry when he was
Gas mogul contributes $13 million to CSU for scholarships, projects
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
of humane letters from CSU, learned about the oil and gas industry when he was hitchiking from Vail to Fort Collins and a geology student gave him a ride, he said. "I thought all those pumping units along I-25 were water wells," he said in a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
As Oil Rises, US Shale Companies Have Begun Increasing Oil Productiononshore oil plays differently in 2015, with recent per-well costs ranging from
As Oil Rises, US Shale Companies Have Begun Increasing Oil Production
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
onshore oil plays differently in 2015, with recent per-well costs ranging from 7% to 22% below 2014 levels. Differences in geology, well depth, and water disposal options can affect costs for each onshore oil play area. The adoption of best... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tobago, paradise for birds - and youin itself. The biggest challenge is the three-hour trek to the island’s highes
Tobago, paradise for birds - and you
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
in itself. The biggest challenge is the three-hour trek to the island’s highest point, the 1 500ft Pigeon Peak. Tobago’s geology provides ready refreshment stations, with a good selection of waterfalls, such as Argyle and Castara, under which to... Read more
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The China Post
20 quakes in Hualien overnight worry scientistsHongey Chen (陳宏宇) said even Taipei was strongly swayed by the quake. "Because T
20 quakes in Hualien overnight worry scientists
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
Hongey Chen (陳宏宇) said even Taipei was strongly swayed by the quake. "Because Taipei City is situated in a basin, and the geology of basins make them act as amplifiers of seismic activity," stressed Chen. "Residents living on higher floors of a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
3 Reasons Chevron Is Committed to the Permian Basincost-competitive The Permian Basin is one of the most cost-competitive basins
3 Reasons Chevron Is Committed to the Permian Basin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
cost-competitive The Permian Basin is one of the most cost-competitive basins in the United States. Because of favorable geology, some parts of the basin, such as certain counties over the Wolfcamp or Spraberry, have breakevens of well below $35... Read more
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PhysOrg
New highest resolution images of long-lost Beagle 2 landernamed after the ship that Darwin took on his famous voyage, had some solid scie
New highest resolution images of long-lost Beagle 2 lander
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
named after the ship that Darwin took on his famous voyage, had some solid science goals in mind. It was going to study the geology, mineralogy, and the geochemistry of the landing site, and also the physical properties of the atmosphere and Mars'... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Reasons Chevron Is Committed to the Permian Basincost-competitive The Permian Basin is one of the most cost-competitive basins
3 Reasons Chevron Is Committed to the Permian Basin
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
cost-competitive The Permian Basin is one of the most cost-competitive basins in the United States. Because of favorable geology, some parts of the basin, such as certain counties over theWolfcamp or Spraberry, have breakevens of well below $35... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Reasons Chevron Is Committed to the Permian Basincost-competitive The Permian Basin is one of the most cost-competitive basins
3 Reasons Chevron Is Committed to the Permian Basin
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
cost-competitive The Permian Basin is one of the most cost-competitive basins in the United States. Because of favorable geology, some parts of the basin, such as certain counties over theWolfcamp or Spraberry, have breakevens of well below $35... Read more
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PhysOrg
A milestone in the battle against arsenic- and fluoride-contaminated drinking water& Drinking Water at Eawag, explains the basic principle as follows: "The statis
A milestone in the battle against arsenic- and fluoride-contaminated drinking water
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
& Drinking Water at Eawag, explains the basic principle as follows: "The statistical model we've developed uses data on geology, topography and soil properties. Together with additional datasets – e.g. climate or satellite data – these are... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UPSC issues notification for civil services, IFS exams 2016exam must possess a bachelor’s degree in one of the following: animal husbandry
UPSC issues notification for civil services, IFS exams 2016
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
exam must possess a bachelor’s degree in one of the following: animal husbandry and veterinary science, botany, chemistry, geology, mathematics, physics, statistics and zoology, or a bachelor’s degree in agriculture, forestry or engineering from a... Read more
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