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  1. hard core
    Vivienne Westwood, True Queen of Punk, Dances to ABBA at Anti-Fracking ProtestNobody can resist the siren call of “Dancing Queen.”
  2. Natural Gas Is Hurting the Climate More Than We ThoughtScott Pruitt tried to suppress research on methane emissions at gas plants. A new study reveals that he had good reason to fear the truth.
  3. EPA Removes Frackers’ Favorite Sentence From Report on Water ContaminationThe agency is no longer comfortable asserting that “hydraulic fracturing activities have not led to widespread, systemic impacts” on drinking water.
  4. fire mixtapes
    Listen to Dame Vivienne Westwood’s Anti-Fracking RapShe’s got bars.
  5. The World’s Largest Energy Trader Predicts 10 More Years of Cheap OilWe’re looking at six more weeks of winter and ten more years of cheap gas.
  6. Oklahoma Now No. 1 in EarthquakesThanks, fracking!
  7. Health Concerns
    A Lawmaker Wants to Put Warning Labels on Food Affected by Fracking“Produced using recycled or treated oil-field wastewater.”
  8. Jeb Bush Is Not a Scientist, and He Knows Matt Damon Isn’t One EitherSo he should stop getting people riled up about fracking.
  9. Cuomo’s Fracking Ban Is (Political) Arts and ScienceA surprising win for the governor’s liberal critics.
  10. New York State Court Rules That Towns Can Ban FrackingThe fracklash is now official.
  11. Food Politics
    Batali and Telepan Issue Anti-Fracking Op-Ed“We’ll never get back what we lose.”
  12. Gulf Oil Emirs Are Bankrolling Matt Damon’s Anti-Fracking FilmLooks like yes.
  13. No Mention of the NYC Watershed in Mayor Bloomberg’s Pro-Fracking Op-EdWe can frack safely if we frack sensibly. That may not make for a great bumper sticker.”
  14. Report: Prepare for Some Serious Fracking, New YorkIt’s inevitable.
  15. Times Newsroom Mounts Defense of Fracking Coverage: MemoAn internal memo to the public editor rebuts charges that the paper is anti-gas.
  16. New York Is Headed for a Big Fracking SituationThe state will now allow hydraulic fracturing, a controversial method for natural-gas extraction.
  17. Rush Holt, the Jeopardy! Computer-Defeating Ph.D. Physicist Congressman, on Japan’s Nuclear CrisisWhat the Fukushima meltdown means for America’s energy future.
  18. Hydraulic Fracturing Makes Drinking Water Nice and FlammableThe controversial practice of fracking gets more controversial.