What Fracking Is: A Visual Guide

Despite the vitriolic discourse from all ends of the American political spectrum, many (including some of the main arguers) do not fully understand the basics of hydraulic fracturing of shale — commonly known as fracking. Barring scientific┬átechnicality, nuance, and jargon, here’s a brief rundown of what all the talking heads are yapping about when they talk about fracking.

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