Oxford Professor Flips Script on Divestment Students

Recently, a group of students at Oxford’s St. John’s College wrote to Professor Andrew Parker to discuss their demands about the university divesting from fossil fuels. As you can probably guess, being that this took place at Oxford, the students presented the university with a philosophical quandry. However, professor Parker’s response was to use the…

Studies: Fracking Not Affecting Drinking Water

A study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reveals that methane increases were due to natural variability and not drilling. According to the Associated Press, manuscript is one of many scientific examinations coming out showing that drinking water around natural gas fracking sites in Pennsylvania are not contaminated. While some…

Study: No Evidence Of Natural Gas Fracking Pollution in OH Drinking Water

A study published Friday in the journal Environmental Monitoring and Assessment authored by Geologists with the University of Cincinnati reveals no evidence of natural gas contamination in Ohio drinking water from counties where recent oil and gas drilling took place due to their proximity to the Utica Shale formation. According to Science Codex, the scientists…