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The Massive Oil Plume Beneath Pearl Harbor Isn't New, But It Is Shocking

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 09.28.2015 | Politics

Pearl Harbor was once known as Oahu's "bread basket" because it was such an important fishing area, teeming with ocean life. But since the constructio...

Dan Froomkin

Questions Mount About White House's Overly Rosy Report On Oil Spill | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Two congressmen on Thursday questioned why the Obama administration made a major announcement about what happened to the oil in the Gulf of Mexico ear...

BP Trustworthy? It's Laughworthy!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Rick Horowitz

"We're trying to be absolutely as transparent as we can." ~ Doug Suttles, BP's chief operating officer, to Meredith Vieira "It may be down to how yo...

Underwater Oil Plumes In Gulf EXPOSED By ABC News (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ABC News has new video showing oil plumes 40 miles out in the ocean, just southwest of the Deepwater Horizon. So far, three large underwater islands o...

Jason Linkins

Jonathan Katz: Member Of Science Team Tasked With Gulf Solution Is A Homophobe, Climate Change Denialist [UPDATE] | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

UPDATE: And now, Katz has been dropped from the oil spill task force. -------- Wow. So, remember earlier when I made note of the team of scientists ...

Jason Linkins

Gulf Oil Spill: Obama Assembles A Team Of Scientists To Fix It | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

For now, oil continues a-gush into the Gulf of Mexico. BP is attempting to stem the flow of oil using a "mile-long tube" to siphon the crude onto awa...

Giant Oil Plumes Found In Gulf Depths

AP/Huffington Post | JEFFREY COLLINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ROBERT, La. -- Oil from a blown-out well is forming huge underwater plumes below a visible slick in the Gulf of Mexico, scientists said as BP wrestled...