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2015-04-14 12:24:34

Up 800,000 Barrels Per Day from February to Highest Level Since November 2012 LONDON, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting

2015-04-14 08:23:43

HOUSTON, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced first production from Etame 12-H, a development well drilled from the Etame platform offshore Gabon.

2015-04-14 08:23:29

LONDON, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The first of four significant resource plays for small-cap Canadian explorer Madalena has been described as a "sleeper" that has

2015-04-14 08:23:05

HOUSTON and SAN FRANCISCO, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE:FTK) ("Flotek") and Solazyme, Inc. (NASDAQ: SZYM) ("Solazyme") today announced the companies

2015-04-14 08:22:46

Initial Infill development drilling confirms model and continuity of high grade TORONTO, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Roxgold Inc.

2015-04-13 16:23:20

HOUSTON, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Offshore plc ("Paragon") (NYSE: PGN) announced today that it issued a report on drilling rig status and contract information as of April 13, 2015.

2015-04-13 16:22:07

WASHINGTON, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Proposed federal regulations released today for well control and blowout preventers (BOPs) follow upon wide-ranging work by industry to

2015-04-13 08:27:04

DUBLIN, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sj3dj7/global_and_china) has announced the addition of the "Global

2015-04-13 08:26:15

CALGARY, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - (TSX:PMT) - Perpetual Energy Inc.

2015-04-13 08:23:37

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: BAS) ("Basic") today reported selected operating data for the month of March 2015.


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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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honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.