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Hunter Stuart

Ohio Fracking Operation Halted Following Area Earthquakes

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 03.12.2014 | Green

A series of earthquakes in Ohio has led officials to order a local fracking operation to halt while state inspectors investigate whether the drilling...

Babies Born Near Gas Wells In This State More Likely To Have Birth Defects

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.31.2014 | Green

A new study has found that children born near greater densities of natural gas development sites in Colorado may have an increased risk of some birth ...

Dem Candidate's Energy View Clashes With Major Donors

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.13.2012 | Politics

Former North Dakota Attorney General Heidi Heitkamp (D) is running for the U.S. Senate by touting her independence, as seen in her latest ad, which hi...

Who is Josh Fox? And Why Do Pro-Fracking Politicians Fear Him?

Alexia Parks | Posted 08.25.2012 | Green
Alexia Parks

For those politicians running for political office this year who value the vote of this new swing voter, the anti-fracking voter, now might be time to put everything aside and take a look at the latest documentary by Josh Fox.

Lynne Peeples

Unwelcome Wells: Is Natural Gas Drilling Poisoning Our Children's Air?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 03.24.2012 | Green

If everything goes as planned, Angie Nordstrum's son may look out the window of his second-grade classroom at Red Hawk Elementary this fall and see a ...

Healthcare and the Marcellus Shale -- Fracking's Consequences in Upstate New York

Lila Nordstrom | Posted 02.19.2012 | New York
Lila Nordstrom

It took ten years to pass a comprehensive 9/11 health bill. Communities that expose themselves to fracking will undoubtedly face even longer waits for care than 9/11 victims did.

Frack Fluid Spill in PA Contaminates Stream, Killing Fish

ProPublica | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
ProPublica

by Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica Pennsylvania environment officials are racing to clean up as much as 8,000 gallons of dangerous drilling fluids afte...

Water Still Matters

Ralph D'Andrea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Ralph D'Andrea

The oil and gas industry is exempt from complying with the Safe Drinking Water Act -- and they're lying about a new poll that proves Coloradans want regulation.