fracking

A Review of Gasland

February 28, 2015 // 3 Comments

Edited by Peter A lot of people have called Josh Fox’s 2010 anti-fracking documentary, Gasland, biased, inaccurate, and misleading; but if I had to describe it in one word it would be ‘hipster’. In 2006, Fox’s family received a letter offering $100,000 to allow a natural gas to be extracted using a process called hydraulic fracturing (fracking) under their property. The controversial process of fracking involves the fracturing of deep-rock using high-pressure liquid made from a mixture [...]