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Industry Expert Anthony Ingraffea: PA Has Only Seen the Tip of the Fracking Iceberg
In segment two of the Shale Truth interview with Cornell University Professor Anthony Ingraffea, the Delaware Riverkeeper, Maya van Rossum, speaks with Dr. Ingraffea about the threat shale gas extraction represents to Pennsylvania's environment.
Dr. Ingraffea examines the various types of environmental problems caused by fracking, stating that the inevitable leaking of a large percentage of gas wells will cause most of the ecological issues that arise.
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Study: Native Americans Barely Impacted Landscape for 14,000 Years. Europeans Came and Changed Everything
There's a theory going around that Native Americans actively managed the land the lived on, using controlled burns to clear forests. It turns out that theory is wrong. New research shows that Native Americans barely altered the landscape at all. It was the Europeans who did that, as ZME Science reported.