Friday, May 29, 2020
Quick hits: Scientists ID carcinogenic chemicals in fracking wastewater; rural schools struggle with lack of broadband
Here's a roundup of stories with rural resonance; if you do or see similar work that should be shared on The Rural Blog, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Toledo scientists created a new way to identify chemicals in fracking wastewater; many are carcinogenic. Read more here.
With less broadband access, rural students and teachers struggle to keep up during pandemic. Read more here.
A program takes donated old computers and refurbishes them for rural students; your community can copy it. Read more here.