Fish in Antarctic Lake Vostok?
July 9, 2013 | BBC
Lake Vostok is a "lake" located about 2 1/2 miles below the surface ice of Antarctica. It has not had contact with the atmosphere for millions of years. DNA evidence recovered from drilling allows the possibility that "fish" might live in the lake.
National Geographic has an article that quotes other researchers who are skeptical about the DNA evidence.
World Shale Gas Leaders
October 29, 2013 | Energy Information Administration
"The United States and Canada are the only major producers of commercially viable natural gas from shale formations in the world, even though about a dozen other countries have conducted exploratory test wells." Quoted from the Energy Information Administration article.
Energy Use Rising in the USA
June 27, 2013 | Energy Information Administration
"U.S. primary energy consumption totaled 8.4 quadrillion Btu, an 8-percent increase from March 2012. Petroleum made up 35 percent of primary energy consumption, natural gas 31 percent, coal 18 percent, renewable energy 9 percent, and nuclear electric power 8 percent." Quoted from the Energy Information Administration