(Dr. Michael Salla) An increasing number of earthquakes under Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano preceded the appearance of fissures spewing molten lava in the lower Puna region of the Big Island on May 3. The newly active fissures have led to the destruction of homes, evacuation of residents, closure of roads, and emission of poisonous sulfuric gases that will impact the region for months, if not years, to come.
(Our Childrens Trust) In a 2-1 decision Thursday, the Colorado Court of Appeals reversed the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission’s order denying a youth-brought rulemaking petition against fracking and a lower court’s order upholding the denial. The court remanded the case to the district court and the commission, finding that the commission erred in […]
(Claire Bernish) Two and a half years after former oil field worker Cody Murray and three family members endured severe injuries when their pump house abruptly exploded into a fireball, new studies point the finger of blame squarely at one of Big Oil’s most disputatious practices: fracking. Related No fracking, drilling or digging: it’s the only way […]
(Aaron Kesel) It has taken years to finally admit it, but the U.S. Geological Survey has just confirmed that three million Americans are at risk from human-induced earthquakes caused by wastewater disposal, a process in fracking, in 2017. Related Fracking Causes Premature Birth And Long Term Neurological Problems In Children, John Hopkins Study Suggests Source – We […]
The age of fossil fuels have completely transformed the world into a technological storm of activity. Many people think of modern life as a marvel of progress and innovation, which would not be possible with out a successful oil industry. While all this maybe true within a limited perspective, the environmental cost of human progress […]