What Is Oil Made Of

  What is oil made of? Like all fossil fuels, oil is made by applying heat and pressure to organic material in an anaerobic environment. The most commonly accepted theory states that oil is created from an accumulation of simple life forms (plankton) on the seafloor. This layer of dead plankton accumulates on the seafloor, […] Read More

Most Valuable Uses of Oil

Oil is a major driver of economics, politics, and daily life. In order to be an educated citizen, a person must understand the most valuable uses of oil. Oil is a huge part of the American economy. We consume, produce, and transform it in absolutely massive quantities. It’s so valuable that it has been a […] Read More