1. Mikmaxs

    Mikmaxs Senior Member

    Apr 20, 2016
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    Striking Oil?

    Discussion in 'Research' started by Mikmaxs, May 10, 2016.

    So, I'm not a rock scientist. But, it seems like something I should make sure is at least slightly possible before I use it:
    I have some characters who are digging what's effectively a mineshaft. (It's not a mineshaft, but ignore that for now. It's a deep shaft into a mountain, they're just not mining.)

    Would it be even remotely possible for them to strike oil under a mountain, assuming that they dug deeply enough? If so, under what conditions? How about methane gas?
  2. GingerCoffee

    GingerCoffee Web Surfer Girl Contributor

    Mar 3, 2013
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    Ralph's side of the island.
    The Biggest Oil Discovery In 50 Years?

    Bottom line, you can't write what you want, it'll be credible.

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