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Oil Spill in Gulf of Mexico

Offshore Drilling -- Opening Pandora's Box

Karl Grossman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Karl Grossman

What's happening now in the Gulf of Mexico will occur more often if the plan to open more offshore waters to oil and gas drilling moves ahead -- such drilling and spillage are intertwined.

'Spill Of National Significance' Declared Over Gulf Oil Spill

AP | CAIN BURDEAU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

VENICE, La. — The government has sent skimmers, booms and other resources to clean up a massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico that's become fa...

Louisiana Oil Spill: NASA Images From Space (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

An explosion on an oil rig off the coast of Louisiana began gushing oil into the Gulf of Mexico on April 20th, leaking 42,000 gallons of oil into the ...

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 ...