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2011-06-07 08:40:37

Findings could aid in the development of better technologies for hydraulic fracturing and other fluid extraction techniques from the earth When geologists survey an area of land for the potential that gas or petroleum deposits could exist there, they must take into account the composition of rocks that lie below the surface. Take, for instance, sandstone"”a sedimentary rock composed mostly of weakly cemented quartz grains. Previous research had suggested that compaction...

2009-04-17 13:42:07

NBC.com announced that through the NBC Rewind streaming video player, the Web site has delivered more than 1 billion full-episode streams. The milestone was achieved in less than 2 1/2 years. The announcement was made Thursday by Stephen Andrade, senior vice president of digital development and general manager of NBC.com. Users are consistently and reliably using our Rewind player to catch up on their favorite shows and discover new ones, Andrade said in a statement. Clearly, with over a...

2005-09-05 03:03:55

By Daisuke Wakabayashi NORTON, Massachusetts (Reuters) - Local hero Billy Andrade played another round of bogey-free golf for a share of the lead in a group of five at 10-under-par after third-round play at the $5.5 million Deutsche Bank Championship Sunday. World number one Tiger Woods, who had led by a stroke after opening with a 65, continued to struggle, following his second-round 73 with a 72 to finish at three-under 210, seven shots off the pace. Andrade, who has not won since...

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