28 Feb '12, 7pm

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Fracking Dispute in Pennsylvania

At least two gas wells near a Pennsylvania community where residents reported discolored drinking water developed problems with their cement casing during the drilling process, state agency records show. The drilling company, Rex Energy, says that the problems were corrected and no groundwater was contaminated in the fracking process. [Associated Press] A federal judge throws out a class action lawsuit brought by a consortium of farmers against Monsanto over its agricultural patents, saying that the farmers were not harmed by the company and are making in “a transparent effort to create a controversy where none exists.” [Diner's Journal blog] Fruit bats in Guatemala are hosting a novel subtype of influenza A virus , scientists have discovered. The next step is to document the geographical distribution of influenza, the first step toward determining whether bats are a reser...

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