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Danish Class in Dyrehaven

As a field study for my Intermediate Danish class this past Wednesday, I journeyed to Klampenborg, north of Copenhagen, to see Dyrehaven. Meaning “the deer park” in Danish, Dyrehaven is a forested area of more than 10 square kilometers filled with a huge population of deer. 470 more words

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Oil well additions decrease due to flaring reduction

Lydia Gilbertson | Shale Plays Media

In the state’s monthly oil production report, North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms stated that while production numbers rose in September, the number of well completions decreased from 272 in August to 176. 188 more words


Myths of the Bakken: Just how much oil are we producing?

Bakken – how much oil are we producing? There are a couple of ways to look at this. How much oil per day, how much oil cumulative, or how much oil as a percent of the original oil in place? 25 more words


Photojournalism site telling the story of North Dakota and the Bakken

Just found a wonderful site – Intersection Journal -

Founder and photojournalist Chad Ziemendorf’s description:

Intersection Journal is an online magazine dedicated to capturing the culture, industry and way of life in Western North Dakota through photography and writing. 

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Pioneer CEO Says Company Is Here To Stay In Midland Texas

Sheffield: Oil prices not a concern, Spraberry/Wolfcamp that lies under Midland Texas is the most active oilfield in the world today.

Pioneer Natural Resources CEO Scott Sheffield cut the ceremonial ribbon with Modesta Williams on Wednesday, completing a three-year project to bring Pioneer into its custom-built regional headquarters in Midland. 721 more words


Oil & Gas Stocks: 'Stability At The Bottom' May Be A Positive Sign

by Richard Zeits


  • The article provides “correction scorecards” by stock and by group versus commodities.
  • In the past two weeks, oil & gas stocks firmed up, despite the continued slide in the price of oil.
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"Bombs on the railway?" Trains moving large amounts of 'Bakken' crude oil are crashing, burning, exploding

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — If you were told there was a bomb in your neighborhood, you’d high-tail it out of there! The neighborhood would be shut down — no one allowed back in until the bomb was gone. 1,214 more words