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February 13, 2019 - 3:33pm

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From the President- November 2019

November 4, 2019 - 8:36am

Petroleum Exploration-- Then & NowDuring mid-October, I attended the Data Science & Analytics event that was organized by HGS NeoGeos and co-sponsored by the Society of Petroleum Engineers. Though much of what was discussed by the panelists was Greek to me (e.g. “microservices in...

From the Editor- November 2019

November 4, 2019 - 8:28am

Innovation Fellow HGS members:In the past October, fifteen distinguished scientists were awarded the Nobel Prizes in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature and Economic Sciences in 2019. I must admit that I normally do not go beyond the news announcements, as details...

From the President- October 2019

October 2, 2019 - 11:12am

Exploring TogetherWe geoscientists are indeed all explorers at heart.  But we never explore or discover anything without depending on the talents and contributions of others. Whether our collaborators are indirect or even long gone, we benefit from the documentation of their work in...

From the Editor- October 2019

October 2, 2019 - 10:59am

VolunteeringFellow HGS members:This month I would like to discuss the topic of volunteering. I know some of you may think “Here it is, again!” when you saw the title. Indeed, it is a very common topic that many of my predecessors have written about. I think many of us would agree that...

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