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Deep-Sea Scientific Drilling Hit By a Cost Double Whammy

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Science  24 Oct 2008:
Vol. 322, Issue 5901, pp. 512-513
DOI: 10.1126/science.322.5901.512a

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As industry gears up for a new offshore-oil boom, scientists who study the sea floor say competition for scarce drilling resources is leaving them high and dry.