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2013-05-22 23:19:05

Acclaimed global futurist and iconoclastic “chief unlearning officer” Jack Uldrich has been selected to deliver the plenary keynote at the Rochester Institute of Technology's year's end Faculty Institute on Teaching and Learning Conference. Uldrich will review major industry trends, including advances in open-source education, MOOCs and mobile web communication, and then discuss why these trends will demand faculty and staff unlearn some of their assumptions about what higher...

2013-05-22 08:23:04

HOUSTON, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) announced today a natural gas discovery at the Karish prospect offshore Israel. The discovery well was drilled to a total depth of 15,783 feet and encountered 184 feet of net natural gas pay in high-quality lower Miocene sands. The Karish well, located in the Alon C license approximately 20 miles northeast of the Tamar field, is in 5,700 feet of water. Discovered gross resources, combined with the de-risked resources in...

2013-05-10 23:23:11

Can the United States free itself of dependence on foreign oil? Bakken´s big boon and new technology advancements may actualize this reality sooner, rather than later, says Quality Mat and other industry companies. Beaumont, TX (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Fracking, new shale discoveries and efficient technological advancements are making some question the reality of America´s self sufficient energy status, as rig mat companies and energy analysts reflect on, respectively, firsthand...

2013-05-10 08:21:31

This news release includes forward-looking statements and information within the meaning of applicable securities laws.  Readers are advised to review the "Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Information and Statements" at the conclusion of this news release. Readers are also referred to "Information Regarding Operational Information" and "Non-GAAP Measures" at the end of this news release for information regarding the presentation of the financial and operational...

2013-04-18 12:22:31

SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Worthington Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: WGAS) ("Worthington" or the "Company"), an energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and drilling of oil and natural gas properties, takes this opportunity to provide its shareholders with a valuation update on the status of the Company's Vermillion Block 179 (VM179) asset. Today, the Company reports that they have received the 2013 Reserve and Economic Evaluation on Vermilion Block 179,...

2013-04-10 23:04:54

The Millennium Project will be presenting the Futures Research Methodology and the Latin America 2030 study at the Joint Workshop on Professional Foresight, at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC, on Friday, April 12, 2013, 9:00am - 4:30pm (PRWEB) April 10, 2013 A Joint Workshop on Professional Foresight is being organized by the Center for Strategic and International Studies and the Foresight Education and Research Network. It will be held on...

2013-04-09 12:24:03

LONDON and BOSTON, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EP Vantage Analyzes Accuracy of Analyst Sales Estimates for Blockbuster and Near-Blockbuster Launches Pharma industry observers widely expect Biogen Idec's new multiple sclerosis therapy Tecfidera to reach mega-blockbuster status. However, EP Vantage(R) [http://www.epvantage.com/default.aspx ], EvaluatePharma(R) [http://www.evaluatepharma.com ]'s award-winning editorial team cautions...

2013-04-04 08:22:07

HOUSTON, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) (the "Company") today provided an operational update for its 32-percent-owned Venezuelan affiliate, Petrodelta, S.A. (Petrodelta) as well an update on Harvest's international exploration activity, reserves and corporate and financial reporting matters. VENEZUELA Total proved plus probable reserves on December 31, 2012, net to Harvest's 32 percent share of Petrodelta, were 100.23 million barrels of oil...

2013-03-28 12:23:51

DALLAS, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- (OTC PINK: PDGO) and (OTC PINK: ERAO) Vince Vellardita, President of Paradigm Oil and Gas Inc. announced today that Paradigm Oil & Gas and Energy Revenue America signed a definitive agreement to merge certain assets from both companies' by the way of a Stock Share Agreement. "By combining certain assets of both companies; gives us a much stronger foothold in the Oil & Gas Industry," stated Vince Vellardita, President of Paradigm Oil and Gas...

2013-03-14 16:22:47

SALT LAKE CITY, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN) today reported proved oil and gas reserves for its combined Poland and domestic operations at year-end 2012 of 47.7 billion cubic feet equivalent ("Bcfe"). This represents a decrease of approximately 5.7 Bcfe or 11% from 2011 year-end reserves of 53.4 Bcfe. The decrease was due primarily to production during the year of 4.8 Bcfe and negative revisions of 3.3 Bcfe, offset in part by reserve additions of 2.3...