Showing posts with label Fracking Madness. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Fracking Madness. Show all posts

Thursday, 14 December 2017

Fracking linked to low birth weight in Pennsylvania babies


Study of birth records finds association between infant health and mom’s proximity to production sites. Story here.

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Friday, 11 October 2013

Toward an Evidence-Based Fracking Debate

Centre for Science & Democracy
Science, Democracy, and Community Right to Know in Unconventional Oil and Gas Development. Full story here.

Courtesy of LiveScience

Saturday, 2 February 2013

North Dakota Went Boom

New York Times Magazine
It’s hard to think of what oil hasn’t done to life in the small communities of western North Dakota, good and bad. It has minted millionaires, paid off mortgages, created businesses; it has raised rents, stressed roads, vexed planners and overwhelmed schools; it has polluted streams, spoiled fields and boosted crime. Full story here.

Beyond Covid 19. Are we risking yet another pandemic if we continue to embrace "assembly-line" livestock production into the future?

by Larry Powell No one would argue that Covid 19 demands our undivided attention. Surely,  defeating this "beast" has to be &...