Demons Under Every Rock
May 4, 2017
 In 2014, we received a single small grant from Mitchell Foundation to organize a workshop with innovation scholars, DOE scientists, and some of the surviving engineers from Mitchell Energy and some of the other firms that pioneered hydraulic fracturing to better understand the role that the federal government played in fostering the innovations that led to the shale revolution and what lessons that history might hold for public efforts today to support clean energy innovation.
 Even Romm didn't have the temerity to use the term to describe those who accepted the scientific consensus on global warming.
 In this case, journalist Keith Kloor details a long-term and coordinated effort to discredit his work.