Tech & Science
This Week's Edition
King Coal Is Merrily Fiddling the Taxpayer
Mining companies on federal land are dodging their dues.
Leaked U.N. Report Warns of Irrevocable Climate Change
The world may already be approaching a temperature at which complete loss of the enormous ice sheet that covers Greenland would “become inevitable”
What’s Really in Those Fracking Chemicals?
A new study finds that eight fracking fluid compounds are toxic to mammals
EU Ministers Ramp Up Sanctions Against Russia
European foreign minister met to decide on sanctions against Russia over its interference in eastern Ukraine
Google Street View Now Scanning for Gas Leaks
Interactive maps pinpoint natural gas leaking in Boston, Staten Island, and Indianapolis so far
Arctic Chill Exposes Weakness Of U.S. Natural Gas System
Nearly a decade into a drilling boom, a lack of pipelines has left some areas vulnerable to shortages this year and potentially for years to come.