Fracking Is Destroying the Earth - And Not in the Fun Way

Apparently the word "fracking" isn't just a Battlestar Galactica curse that means sexytime. It's also a term that comes from mining, and refers to an unregulated (in the US) practice of pumping chemical-laced liquids underground at high pressure to help bring gasses to the surface. Sounds scary. Apparently people… » 5/27/09 3:57pm 5/27/09 3:57pm