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Oil Spill 2010

One Year Later, Congress and Industry Do Nothing to Make Drilling Safer

Frances Beinecke | Posted 06.19.2011 | Green
Frances Beinecke

Last week, Rep. Doc Hastings, chairman of the Natural Resources Committee, declared, "Drilling is safe." It was as if we learned nothing from the BP disaster and the ongoing suffering it has caused.

Oil Spill Projected Path: SEE Impact Forecast (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The oil spill projected path has been revised in a new image from The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, released today. Here is the ne...

Oil Spill UPDATE: Latest News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Stay up to date on the latest information about the Gulf oil spill with our timeline below and the Twitter lists that follow with curated conversation...

Oil Spill LIVE: Breaking News, Updates

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The oil spill story is constantly developing and breaking news is coming in fast. Keep up with the latest developments and all that's happened so f...

BP Oil Spill 2010: Latest News, PHOTOS

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The BP oil spill has had devastating effects to the environment as well as humans and wildlife in the Gulf region. Today it was revealed that the oil...

What a Difference a Spill Makes

Frank Sesno | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Frank Sesno

There are so many questions the spill in the Gulf now raises. What will be the impact on offshore drilling -- which has been one of the few growth sec...

BP Oil Spill: Company At The Center Of The Worst Oil And Gas Disasters In The Last 5 Years

ProPublica | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BP, the global oil giant responsible for the fast-spreading spill in the Gulf of Mexico that will soon make landfall, is no stranger to major accident...

Obama BP Address LIVE: Watch Presidential Speech (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

President Barack Obama will speak about the BP oil spill tonight at 8 p.m. Eastern Time, and you can watch the speech LIVE along with tweets below. I...

Obama Oil Spill Speech: LIVE Video, Updates

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

President Barack Obama's oil spill speech is streaming live below, followed by Press Secretary Robert Gibb's oil spill question & answer session. A...

Sam Stein

Robert Menendez: Oil Spill Will Be A Political Issue In 2010 Elections

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The senator in charge of getting Democrats elected in the fall predicted on Thursday that the oil spill in the Gulf would become a major issue used to...

Louisiana Oil Spill 2010 PHOTOS: Gulf Of Mexico Disaster Unfolds

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

On April 20, BP's Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 workers and commencing months of oil leaking unrestrained into ...

Shocking NASA Image: Never-Seen-Before Southeast Oil Slick Arm

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

A startling new image released by NASA today shows a massive column of oil extending out Southeast towards the open ocean.

New Underwater Footage Of Oil Leak With "Insertion Tube" -- Is It Working? (VIDEO)

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

Looking at this video there remains serious question about the exact amount of oil that is actually flowing from the burst pipe as well as how much is being captured by the inserted siphon.