“It should be stressed,” the reviewers said, “that the term ‘fact-based’ would not apply to [the report’s analysis] in the sense characterizing scientific research since there were relatively little scientific data presented or, according to the authors, available to be presented.”
You heard it here first: The fracking industry is exactly like the tobacco industry.
In more uplifting academic news…
CCP Faculty and Staff Union: Cut Ties to Marcellus Shale Fracking Industry
Philadelphia — In a standing-room-only meeting Tuesday, the governing body of the Community College of Philadelphia’s faculty and staff union denounced the College’s ties to the Marcellus Shale Coalition. MSC is the primary fracking industry lobbying group in Pennsylvania.