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Fracking Research

Lynne Peeples

Fracking Foes Accuse Industry Of Manipulating Science | Lynne Peeples | Posted 02.21.2015 | Green

The oil and gas industry sponsors and spins research to shape the scientific debate over horizontal hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. That's the conc...

Researchers To Test How Great Plains Shale Reacts To Fracking

AP | Carson Walker | Posted 09.20.2014 | Green

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Tests this summer on Pierre Shale that stretches across much of the Great Plains could help build the case for an undergrou...

Known Unknowns

Lance Simmens | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics
Lance Simmens

If we do not ask the right questions, we will not get the right answers and a key consideration here is whether the right question is how do we wean ourselves off of foreign oil or how do we wean ourselves off of fossil fuels?

$1 Million Grant To Study Fracking Health Impacts

AP | Posted 08.29.2013 | Green

DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania health company says it has gotten a $1 million grant to study possible health impacts of natural gas drilling on...

Experts Bemoan Lack Of Funding For Gas Drilling Research

AP | KEVIN BEGOS | Posted 10.01.2012 | Green

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Is gas drilling ruining the air, polluting water and making people sick? The evidence is sketchy and inconclusive, but a lack of s...

Texas Fracking Study Plagued By Industry Money

| Posted 07.24.2012 | Green

By David Wogan (Click here for original article.) Remember that study out of The University of Texas last February that concluded there wasn’t a...