Extract and Express
Each week, you will be asked to respond to the prompt or prompts in the discussion forum. Your initial post should be 75-150 words in length, and is due on Sunday. By Tuesday, you should respond to two additional posts from your peers. If you have not done so lately, please review the Rules of Discussion.
Please respond to BOTH of the following discussion topics and submit them to the discussion forum as a single post.
Review and reflect on what you have learned over the past 8 weeks. Identify and discuss what the most practical and easily applied lesson you learned was. Also, discuss which lesson was the hardest for you to grasp? Why?
Investigate the controversy over the environmental impacts of “fracking” (hydraulic fracturing) as a way of producing natural gas. Why is this such a controversial activity? What are the benefits and risks?