Stop using me and workers like me as a shield, you fucking asshole. 2

Stop using me and workers like me as a shield, you fucking asshole.
Today I met another refugee from the oil industry. This happens so often it’s like work is one giant reunion. Probably because construction is an industry where there’s a lot of crossover in skill sets, and it’s booming, so there are actually jobs. If you were a geologist, you can find a second life as ...

[Ask a Geologist] Young coal and petroleum 2

Andrew¬†asked: Would a planet terraformed fifteen million years ago have any petroleum or coal reserves? If so, how would the extent of the deposits compare to Earth? So, in order to get petroleum or coal, you need the following: Lots of organic matter building up Heat and pressure via burial Time How much time? That’s ...