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February 07, 2012 Archives

From Gung-Ho to Uh-Oh: Charting the Government’s Moves on Fracking

Fracking has only recently become a household word, but government involvement with the drilling technique goes back decades. We trace officials' moves -- and levels of caution -- over time. over time.

From Gung-Ho to Uh-Oh: Charting the Government’s Moves on Fracking

The government's involvement with fracking actually goes back decades, and includes a nuclear blast. But calls for regulation are increasing.