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Oil From BP Spill Hits Louisiana Coast And Marshes

AP / Huffington Post | HARRY WEBER and TAMARA LUSH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Scroll down for video about the spill from New Orleans' Times-Picayune NEW HARBOR ISLAND, La. - Oil is washing up on the shores of New Harbor Island ...

Deep Horizon Oil Well Gushing 42,000 Gallons Into Gulf Of Mexico Per Day

AP | By CAIN BURDEAU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP)-- Coast Guard crews raced to protect the Gulf of Mexico coastline Monday as a remote sub tried to shut off an underwater oil well tha...

Ignorance and Greed Compete for Primacy: The Slick Politics of Oil Spills

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

In the world of aviation, if a systemic flaw is found in the design of an aircraft, the entire fleet is grounded. As any responsible leader would, President Obama prudently halted deep water drilling for six months.

How to Clean an Oil-Coated Pelican (VIDEO)

Keith Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Keith Thomson

2010-06-07-pelican.jpg Earlier this week, a Gulf-oil-coated brown pelican was found in Mobile, Alabama, and taken to the nearby Theodore Oiled Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, where workers attempted to treat it.