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2015-01-12 08:23:46

LONDON, January 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A sweet spot in Saskatchewan's prolific Williston Basin - the best wildcat location in North America - could shape up to be the

Jurassic Soil
2014-11-19 07:07:01

Scientists have long believed that during the Jurassic, the climate of the western United States transitioned from a fairly dry New Mexico to a wetter climate in Montana. However, a new study reveals that the climate was more complex than previously thought.

2014-10-22 12:23:28

LONDON, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of North America's older, more mature plays, the Rocky Mountain's Piceance Basin doesn't get the same media attention as the

2014-10-02 08:22:36

WAYZATA, Minn., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Oil and Gas, Inc.

2014-08-26 16:23:23

Williston Basin Natural Gas Processing Capacity Now Exceeds 500 MMcf/d TULSA, Okla., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ONEOK Partners, L.P.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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