Puddingstone – final slice

Part Three – Reservoirs to the rescue? In the last of three instalments, Bryan Lovell* looks back over a life in sandstones and oil, ponders the significance of events that happened 55 million years ago and reveals that the proof in the puddingstone – is of the heating. Geoscientist 18.8. August 2008 Half-a-century ago, those […]

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Puddingstone – second slice

In the second of three instalments, Bryan Lovell* looks back over a life in sandstones and oil, ponders the significance for Homo sapiens of events that happened 55 million years ago… Geoscientist 18.7 July 2008 Part Two – Hot blobs rising We already knew from BP’s detailed study of the North Sea that the Forties […]

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