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2015-02-11 08:23:39

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: BAS) ("Basic") today reported selected operating data for the month of January 2015.

2015-02-10 16:22:25

Successful wells drilled now represent wellhead production capacity of 25,000 bbl/d CALGARY, Feb.

2015-02-10 16:22:17

HOUSTON, Feb. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc.

2015-02-10 08:24:47

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, February 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Puma Energy, the global integrated midstream and downstream energy company, has commissioned 'The Changing Face

2015-02-10 08:23:58

Second Supermajor in Two Weeks to Endorse Climate Resolution Co-Filed by As You Sow OAKLAND, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-09 08:34:51

DALLAS, February 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Oil & Gas Accumulator Market by Type (Bladder, Piston, and Diaphragm), by Application (Blowout Preventer, Offshore

2015-02-09 08:25:04

Conference Board of Canada downgrades growth forecast OTTAWA, Feb.

2015-02-09 08:24:16

- Confirms Delivery of Drillships--Ocean BlackHornet and Ocean BlackRhino HOUSTON, Feb. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc.


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2010-10-07 16:05:32

The Seismometer is an instrument designed to measure the motions of the ground. This includes seismic waves generated by earthquakes, nuclear explosions, and other seismic sources. Records of these activities allow seismologists to map the interior of the Earth, and locate and measure the size of the different sources. There are also seismographs, which is sometimes used in place of the word seismometer. However, a seismograph is the older instrument in which the measuring and recording...

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