Dirty Energy Money Seeps into Academia

July 25, 2012By Karen ShowalterBlog Post, Featured 1 Comment

Just as the oil and gas industry buys influence on Capitol Hill and in state capitals across the country, so too can it buy friends at major universities who support its agenda. A recent Bloomberg article highlights just how close, and influential, these ties can actually be. The article details how the Marcellus Shale Coalition, a consortium … Read More

BP “wanted control of the science”

April 18, 2011By Andy RowellBlog Post, Featured

This Wednesday is going to be a painful day for many. The first Anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon will be a deeply painful day for many of the workers who were on the fateful rig, and the families of the deceased. We must remember that eleven people died that day. At least 40 workers were … Read More