Fracking: America's Energy Revolution
America's 21st Century energy revolution began at home with a sweeping technological advancement known as 'Hydraulic Fracturing' or 'Fracking'. This enlightening series, Fracking: America's Energy Revolution, examines the science and economics of this latest boom in America's oil industry.
|The ScienceRunning Time: 0:29:00|
Program One, The Science examines hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and how this extraordinary science and technology of recovering energy from oil shale has sparked a 21st century energy revolution in the United States.
|The EconomicsRunning Time: 0:29:00|
Program Two looks at the economics of hydraulic fracturing or fracking and its impact not only on America's oil industry and energy based economy but on the 21st century's, global energy geopolitics.
|Subjects||History, American History, Political Science, Science, Chemistry, Earth Science, Geology, Geography, Economics, Environmental|
|Produced By||Ambrose Video Publishing Inc./Centre Communications|
|Copyright||©2014 Ambrose Video Publishing Inc./Centre Communications|
|Grade Levels||10th Grade through Post Secondary|
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