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ERP_IDEA geologyOn Saturday, March 28th, fifteen IDEA high school students met with UNC Geology faculty Joel Hudley, Melissa O. Hudley, and two IDEA undergraduate students to learn about geology concepts, peak oil, the environmental and economic decision-making involved with oil extraction, and careers in geology.  As part of the Saturday Academy, the students engaged in a simulation game where they had to work as a team to drill for oil.  Participants also discussed stereotypes in the sciences and how scientists should be as diverse as the people of the world.

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