The Effects of Fracking on Newborn Babies

A recent study by researchers at the Colorado School of Public Health, and published in Environmental Health Perspectives, examined the effects fracking on babies born near wells. Fracking, or hydraulic… Read More

Hydraulic fracturing or fracking: Raising health and safety concerns

By Maureen Aylward Hydraulic fracturing or fracking, the most widely used drilling method to extract methane from shale beds, is under pressure because of safety and health concerns. We asked… Read More