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Dan Froomkin

Gulf Oil Spill: Scientists Beg For A Chance To Take Basic Measurements

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A group of independent scientists, frustrated and dumbfounded by the continued lack of the most basic data about the 77-day-old BP oil disaster, has p...

BP Caps One Of Three Leaks At Gulf Well, Though It Will Not Stop Oil Flow

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS -- The Coast Guard says BP PLC has managed to cap one of three leaks at a deepwater oil well, but the work is not expected to reduce the o...

Dan Froomkin

NOAA's Dual Mission Puts Some Data On A Slower Track

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Three weeks after BP's oil well blew up and started poisoning the Gulf of Mexico, the private research vessel Jack Fitz, carrying a team of well-equip...

Dan Froomkin

Gulf Oil Spill: Latest Federal Government Estimate Still Understates Oil Flow

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Last week's much-ballyhooed new federal estimate of how much oil is spewing into the Gulf of Mexico -- 12,000 to 19,000 barrels a day, or two to four ...

Carol Browner: BP Could Increase Oil Flow Into Gulf With Next Effort

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — White House energy czar Carol Browner says BP's next effort to contain the oil spewing from a damaged well in the Gulf could resul...