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Pennsylvania Has Become Home Of Experimental Fracking
2012-11-13 12:37:12

Mercyhurst University “Pennsylvania has opened up its doors to fracking in ways that many other states in the U.S. have not,” said David Dausey, Ph.D., chair of the Mercyhurst University Public Health Department. “We don´t know enough about the environmental and human health effects of fracking and, as a result, Pennsylvania has become the home of experimental fracking.” Dausey discusses his concerns in this month´s episode of The Dausey File: Public...


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tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.