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Is Our Food Fracked?

Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, is a method of natural gas extraction using deep natural gas well drilling. A well is drilled and millions of gallons of water, sand and proprietary chemicals are in…

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Half of America Doesn’t Know What Fracking Is

By Brian Merchant, TreeHugger If you read green news, even if only sporadically, you've heard of "fracking." If you follow progressive politics, you've heard of fracking. If you know much about m…

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A Fatherís Day Conversation: What Happened To Renewable Energy?

After reading Laurie Davidís inspiring, informative, and thoroughly enjoyable new book, The Family Dinner, it validated the importance of engaging in family dinnertime discussions. My nest is mostl…

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