News article published on 29 June, 2012 on the Nature News Blog. Hydraulic fracturing — or ‘fracking’, as it is popularly known — presents a “very low risk” of contaminating drinking water or triggering forceful earthquakes in the United Kingdom, and can safely be performed as long as companies engage in different practices from those […]Read more "UK fracking safe but US operations marred by ‘poor practices’"
News article appeared in Scientific American in June, 2012. Could nature be mocking North Carolina’s law-makers? Less than two weeks after the state’s senate passed a bill banning state agencies from reporting that sea-level rise is accelerating, research has shown that the coast between North Carolina and Massachusetts is experiencing the fastest sea-level rise in […]Read more "North Carolina Sea Level Rises Despite State Senators"