Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Fracking

By Chris Mooney | February 27, 2011 6:49 pm

I just watched this video of Cornell University engineering prof Anthony Ingraffea giving a lecture on fracking–a long, long lecture. But it’s tremendously informative, gives more perspective than I’ve found anywhere else, and I would recommend it to anyone who wants to know more about the issue:


CATEGORIZED UNDER: Environment, Fracking

Comments (2)

  1. Folks might also been interested in a recent (and briefer! 30 min) Science Cabaret on Air Podcast where host Jenny Nelson interviews Tony Ingraffea about fracking: http://bit.ly/gl8Zcb

  2. Matt B.

    Is this a sequel to The Science of Kissing? Ohhh, it’s that kind of fracking. Nevermind.



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Chris is a science and political journalist and commentator and the author of three books, including the New York Times bestselling The Republican War on Science--dubbed "a landmark in contemporary political reporting" by Salon.com and a "well-researched, closely argued and amply referenced indictment of the right wing's assault on science and scientists" by Scientific American--Storm World, and Unscientific America: How Scientific Illiteracy Threatens Our Future, co-authored by Sheril Kirshenbaum. They also write "The Intersection" blog together for Discover blogs. For a longer bio and contact information, see here.


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