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Shocking Oil Disaster Video: Visualizing 25,000 Barrels of Oil

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On the low end, BP and government officials are now saying there is about 25,000 barrels of oil pumping into the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. But, as we know, the estimates of have continued to creep upward since this disaster began unfolding close to two months.

This video, using gaming graphic physics is going viral today and it shows in a very disturbing way, exactly what 25,000 barrels of oil looks like:  

 

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