The March for Science

A grim reminder of how far science has descended in our anti-reason culture can be seen in protests against the Trump administrations plans for the Environmental Protection Agency. On Earth Day, April 22, 2017 a “March for Science” will take place in Houston, as well as other cities in the US and around the world.

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Is Automation Good?

As pointed out in a recent article, the oil industry continues its valiant pursuit of technological improvements to provide low cost energy. Imagine moving the entire string of heavy pipe required for drilling wells using robotics rather than back-breaking labor. Imagine drilling fewer wells by doing more horizontal drilling. And imagine operating a well from […]