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Exxon Mobil collaborated with Zoback's team on the software and helped test it. Kris Nygaard, an engineer with the Exxon Mobil Upstream Research Co. in Houston, told reporters in a conference call that Exxon would be using the tool to screen new disposal wells.
DALLAS - North Texas is at the heart of a new scientific mystery: Where did all the earthquakes go? Quakes that started rattling the area around Dallas in 2008 came to a virtual halt last year, according to a new report by federal scientists.