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2015-03-22 08:20:44

Sinopec achieved stable production and operations; Dividend payout ratio exceeded 50% BEIJING, March 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ("Sinopec" or "the Company")

2015-03-22 08:20:40

Focusing on system and product mix optimization, Striving to achieve sustainable growth HONG KONG, March 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Company Limited ("Shanghai

2015-03-20 23:01:53

Cavitation announces new system trial agreement with a canola oil refinery in Canada. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 20, 2015 Cavitation Technologies,

2015-03-20 12:24:09

DALLAS, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Permian Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE: PBT) ("Permian") today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.021577

2015-03-20 12:23:54

DALLAS, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Bank, as Trustee of the Cross Timbers Royalty Trust (NYSE: CRT), today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial

2015-03-20 12:23:39

DALLAS, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Bank, as Trustee of the Tidelands Royalty Trust "B" (OTC BB: TIRTZ) ("Tidelands") today declared a quarterly cash distribution to the holders

2015-03-19 20:21:42

LONDON, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EXECUTIVE SUMMARYThe report titled 'Global EOR Industry Outlook to 2018 - EOR Applications in Mature Oil Reserves to Drive the Industry

2015-03-19 20:21:39

Gulf of Mexico Reserves Open to Private Exploration & Production for First Time Since 1938 DENVER, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Unprecedented liberalization and reform in Mexico's energy

2015-03-19 20:21:36

HOUSTON, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that its monthly report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated

2015-03-19 20:21:33

DALLAS and HOUSTON, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Venari Resources LLC, a deepwater oil exploration and production company in the Gulf of Mexico, today announced it was the high bidder on 12


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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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Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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