Groundwater Contamination Higher Near North Texas Gas Wells

Researchers at the University of Texas at Arlington have found elevated levels of arsenic and other heavy metals in private drinking water wells near natural gas wells in North Texas’ Barnett Shale. The scientists analyzed samples from 100 wells, both inside and outside of the Barnett Shale.

CSCOPE Takes Another Awful Spin Around the News Cycle

Just in time for the lieutenant governor’s race, politicians are blustering over a fresh wave of CSCOPE outrage: the much-maligned lessons may now be free for any teacher to use.

Saluting the San Antonio Express-News

There is a lot to criticize about Texas media, so when a brave project on an underreported topic appears in the San Antonio Express-News, it is worth taking note.