pigrabbitbear writes: "Quick refresher: hydraulic fracking is the practice of injecting water at extremely high pressure miles deep underground to release natural gas for harvesting and selling. To you, perhaps. It’s currently banned in many localities and even whole countries (France, Bulgaria), pending more information on its environmental and health effects. Well, here’s more new information: air emissions near fracking sites likely have impacts on both short-term and chronic health."
DEAL: For $25 - Add A Second Phone Number To Your Smartphone for life! Use promo code SLASHDOT25. Also, Slashdot's Facebook page has a chat bot now. Message it for stories and more. Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 Internet speed test! ×