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USGS Estimates 20 Billion Barrels of Oil in Texas’ Wolfcamp Shale


This is very very interesting, not just for people working in the oil and gas industry, and the industry itself, but for the entire country, as this is the largest estimate of continuous oil that USGS has ever assessed in the United States. “The fact that this is the largest assessment…


Aboard the Aircraft Carrier USS Lexington


My beautiful mom and I aboard the USS Lexington (USS Lexington Museum on the Bay), a World War II-vintage aircraft carrier, docked in Corpus Christi, Texas! It also served as an attack carrier, anti-submarine carrier, and training carrier. Records show it is as tall as a 19 story building; as…


Sherlock’s Baker St.


We had our company happy hour today at Sherlock’s Baker St. Pub in Westheimer. It was nice to relax after work and hang out with our workmates who are up to it. It is actually very close to my place, so it was so convenient, I just had to drive for…


Pappa’s Barbecue in Downtown Houston


An old friend took me out to lunch today during our break time from work. He just moved working downtown Houston a couple of months ago. Downtown Houston Tunnel Loop System is more than 6 miles long and connects 95 city blocks; it is a city of its own during…


El Tiempo Cantina


It was good to be out even in the cold, tonight. These last couple of days we started to have temperatures in the thirties and forties. For me, it’ was freezing :-}. But tonight had been great. We went to a new restaurant that I haven’t been to. Mexican. He…