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Deepwater
May 14, 2010 · 2 Comments

photo credit: uscgd8 On April 20, 2010 the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico. Eleven people were lost and over 5,000 barrels of oil a day have been pumped into the gulf. It is a tragedy and one of the worst environmental disasters of all time. This blog will help to explain […]

Au reservoir: A guide to new oil discoveries
September 18, 2009 · 2 Comments

photo credit: Robnas Monster Many of you have read the article in the Houston Chronicle where  BP announced they have found 3 billion barrels of crude oil off the coast of Texas. Many of us instantly think, how do they find that oil? How do they determine how much oil is there? And how does […]

VIDEO: Explore The Wiess Energy Hall
August 19, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

Energy is a topic that relates to every one of us – and with the recent spike in the price of oil, it’s something we’re all following closely. I can’t think of a better place to learn quickly and easily about the oil and gas industry than the Weiss Energy Hall, here at the Houston Museum of […]

Octane Pain
June 6, 2008 · 1 Comment

The price of a gallon of gasoline Has gotten obnoxiously high. The gas in the tank and the cash in the bank, (As shown in reports and projections) Despite what we do or try to pursue, Are going in downward directions! The reasons for such Are many and much, And here I will now tell […]



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