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What I Do Worldwide

The Chief Geophysicist

Phil Fontana is the Chief Geophysicist for seismic company Polarcus. He tells us about the career path which led to this role and what it entails – and why geophysics still excites him.
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Technology Explained Worldwide

Inside the Rock

For the first time, geoscientists can produce 3D images of rock features at a wide range of scales - from millimetre through micron and down to nanometre size - and peer into the rock’s porous structure, seeing what is there and how it can be produced most effectively.
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Country Profile Africa

Senegal Revisited.

In 2010 we reported that after over 50 years of exploration, Senegal had only delivered a number of small fields and produced 11 Bcf of gas, but was still waiting for the big discovery which would help fuel the country’s growing economy. We asked the question - does the prize lie in the deepwaters? In 'Senegal Revisited' we look again at this exciting country, at a time when answers to some of those questions may be about to be made.
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History of Oil Worldwide

Geologists at War

2014 marks the centenary of the beginning of World War One. The Great War, as it was generally referred to in Europe, heralded a major shift in political power across the Western World, Asia and Africa. It also witnessed the emergence of the modern oil and gas industry.
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GEO Tourism Europe

Sun, Sea, and Sarakiniko

The volcanic island of Milos is a horseshoeshaped gem rising out of the azure waters of the Aegean Sea, where the geological tourist will never be bored.
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Staff Picks

Exploration Middle East

How Much Oil in the Middle East?

“No such galaxy of fields of the first magnitude over such a wide area has been developed in the history of the oil industry.” - Everette Lee DeGolyer, Oil in the Near East, 10 May 1940, Texas
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