10/05/2012 11:02 am ET

Energy Company Plans To Frack A Volcano

With reports only recently confirming that fracking is not, as long as its properly regulated, the earthquake-generating terror we thought it was, a U.S. geothermal company has decided it’s a great idea to extract clean energy from a dormant volcano by hydrofracking its hot underbelly to generate steam.

Cover image courtesy of USGS

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