Features by Reid R. Frazier

 Scientists Kamel Khalili, left, and Rafal Kaminski, work in a lab at Temple University in Philadelphia.

As funding drops, scientists turn to the crowd

Crowdfunding comes to the research lab, and websites spring up to vet projects.
Posted In: crowdfunding, Science, research, federal funding

Dirty 'frackwater' could yield lots of green

The market for cleaning up the briny waste water is likely to grow dramatically.
Posted In: fracking, conservation

Chemical and plastics industries love fracking

Cheap natural gas has made the U.S. one of the cheapest places to make plastics.
Posted In: fracking, plastics
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