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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petroleum

Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological formations ... The name petroleum covers both naturally occurring unprocessed crude oil and petroleum products that are made up of refined crude oil. .... The mythological origins of the oil fields at Yenangyaung, and its hereditary monopoly control ...

www.decodedscience.org/origin-crude-oil-petroleum-biotic-abiotic/54008

Apr 28, 2015 ... Crude oil is used in the production of gasoline, diesel fuel, and other important substances, including plastics. The crude oil comes from the ...

www.britannica.com/science/petroleum/Origin-of-crude-oil

petroleum - Origin of crude oil: Although it is recognized that the original source of carbon and hydrogen was in the materials that made up the primordial Earth, ...

answersingenesis.org/geology/the-origin-of-oil

Dec 27, 2006 ... The chemistry of oil provides crucial clues as to its origin. Petroleum is a complex mixture of organic compounds. One such chemical in crude ...

www.livescience.com/9404-mysterious-origin-supply-oil.html

Oct 10, 2005 ... But where does oil really come from, and how much is left? ... objects formed from the same raw material as Earth, that crude oil might exist on ...

petrowiki.org/Origin_of_petroleum

Mar 22, 2016 ... Petroleum is a Latin word of (Petra ''rock'' + Oleum '' oil ''), It is completely different than oil that comes from vegetable sources such as the olive ...

connect.spe.org/blogs/donatien-ishimwe/2014/09/11/origin-and-formation-of-petroleum

Sep 11, 2014 ... ORIGIN AND FORMATION OF PETROLEUM By Donatien Ishimwe, Junior student in ... The crude oil distribution of metals fits better with upper ...

oilprice.com/Energy/Crude-Oil/What-Is-Crude-Oil-A-Detailed-Explanation-On-This-Essential-Fossil-Fuel.html

Jul 24, 2009 ... Learn about crude oil, it's makeup, Oil production, and how we use it (beyond the standard fuels, such as gasoline.) Crude Oil is essential to our ...

www.quora.com/What-are-the-origins-of-crude-oil

To put it simply, crude oil, coal and gas are all made from the remains of dead plants and microscopic animals. These remains are called kerogens and come in .