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Oil Spill Anniversary

Scientists Need Funds to Continue Spill-Related Research

Susan Buchanan | Posted 06.20.2011 | Green
Susan Buchanan

Last summer, biologists and chemists whipped through Gulf waters collecting samples to gauge impacts from BP's spill. Analyzing some of those samples is stalled, however, until BP releases more research funds.

Frogs in Boiling Water

Carl Pope | Posted 06.20.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

One explanation for inaction on climate disruption is that, like frogs in a slowly heating pot, we just don't notice it. But a year ago, the waters boiled -- with oil and gas -- and we still seem incapable of protecting ourselves.

PHOTOS: The Most Powerful Image Of Gulf Oil Spill One Year Later

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.20.2011 | Green

One year after BP's Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico killed 11 offshore workers and triggered one of the largest environmenta...

Marcus Baram

NIL, BABY, NIL: Congress Fails To Pass A Single Oil Spill Law | Marcus Baram | Posted 06.19.2011 | Green

NEW YORK -- Soon after his son Gordon died in the Deepwater Horizon explosion last April, Keith Jones made eight trips to Washington D.C. to push for ...