Bakken Crude NPR story

This one is worth a listen for anyone living just about anywhere in the U.S. where trains are now taking Bakken Crude oil to export terminals for overseas sales. The story, Battle Over New Oil Train Standards, is by David Schaper of NPR.  Citizens can push to change routes and keep these rolling bombs away from population centers. All this begs the question of whether we understand and actively accept the risks that come with the technologies we embrace.

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