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Pipeline, Meet the Nuns
Originally Posted: 09/03/2013 - 2:39pm | Type: Blog

Pipeline projects are moving forward across the country, but a group of tuneful nuns is working to make sure they don’t succeed. Pipeline projects are moving forward across th ...

Hydrofracking Could Strain Water Resources in West
Originally Posted: 05/02/2013 - 11:46am | Type: Blog

The expansion of hydrofracking could strain water resources from Forth Worth to western Colorado. The expansion of hydrofracking could strain water resources from Forth Worth to w ...

Murky Waters
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 10:55am | Type: Magazine Article

Philip Bump Want to learn how fracking affects groundwater? Good luck with that. THE FINGER LAKES region of w ...

Afternoon Links of Awesomeness: July 16, 2012
Originally Posted: 07/16/2012 - 3:51pm | Type: Blog

Sean Lennon, Yoko Ono, Jimmy Fallon, and The Roots perform a new protest song on fracking , on Late Night . [ Late Night Tumblr ] Two students in Beijing bypass the government by allowing areas of China to see their poor air quality – ...

New Study Finds Fracking Can Pollute
Originally Posted: 07/10/2012 - 10:33am | Type: Blog

Salon reports on a new study which suggests that "fracking" can pollute water sources. Salon reports on a new study which suggests that "fracking" can ...

HUZZAH!: Why Rejecting the Keystone XL Pipeline is Good News
Originally Posted: 01/19/2012 - 6:29pm | Type: Blog

Politico is reporting that Obama is planning to reject the Keystone XL pipeline this afternoon. Here’s a quick roundup of some reasons why we think that’s awesome: Politico is ...