Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking is a method for extracting oil and natural gas using high pressure fluid to create fractures in the stone surrounding a wellbore.
Ohio governor Ted Strickland joined 16 other Democratic governors recently asking President Bush to help lower gasoline prices. The request came in a letter dated May 22nd. But an energy expert in Cleveland believes that gas prices are not too high, they’re too cheap.