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Friday, March 21, 2014

What Is Fracking?



MUST-SEE MARCH 2014

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March 21, 2014: A demonstrator dressed as silent movie legend Charlie Chaplin joins an anti-fracking protest in London on March 19. Activists & demonstrators joined the Fracked Future Carnival to protest the controversial technique that involves using huge amounts of pressurized water mixed with chemicals to crack open shale -- sedimentary rock containing hydrocarbons -- to release natural gas. Environmentalists have warned that the chemical-laced waste could be contaminating freshwater resource ...more
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