The Engineering Behind Fracking Explained

Fracking has been a controversial engineering process, but despite some perceived negative effects, it has allowed us to collect large supplies of natural gas and oil. The process as a whole has been accused of polluting ground water and causing earthquakes, but determining whether the fracking process was the root cause of these problems isn’t easy given the complexity of the operation. If you’ve ever wondered how fracking works or just wanted to learn more, the TED talk below will give you some deeper insight.

Trevor is a civil engineer (B.S.) by trade and an accomplished writer with a passion for inspiring everyone with new and exciting technologies. He is also a published children’s book author and the producer for the YouTube channel Concerning Reality.

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