The North Dakota Miracle: Fracking in the Bakken

The recent boom of the Bakken oil fields — made possible by a perfect storm of sensible state regulations, the fracking process, and the fact that most drilling is taking place on private lands—has produced a whirlwind of economic growth in a formerly sleepy corner of northwest North Dakota.

What Fracking Actually Looks Like

Wonder what fracking actually looks like on the surface?


Five Great Reasons to Become a Gas Engineer

Many career choices have at least some scope for practical uses at home, but some job choices can actually save you money and keep your home safe as well.