7x12 Do We Really Need The Rockies?
First Aired: Oct. 28, 1980 on PBS
Summary: Locked in the shale of the Western Rocky Mountains is more oil than in the Middle East—more than enough to solve our dependence on foreign crude oil. But will shale oil solve our gasoline shortage, or will it simply turn the Rockies into a gigantic industrial zone? NOVA explores the…
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