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Dispatches from the Gulf: Film examines the effects of Deepwater Horizon oil spill
February 8, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

The 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster may no longer be a buzzword in the media, but the effects of history’s largest oil spill on the ecosystem of the Gulf of Mexico are still on the minds of marine scientists around the world. Gulf seafood seems to be recovering, but biologists are keeping a close eye to […]

Deepwater Update
June 14, 2010 · Be The First To Comment

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill unfortunately is still leaking crude oil into the environment. Despite the best effort of several companies, our government and individuals, the oil spill has yet to be stopped. The “top kill“, a method where a drilling solution (called “mud”) was pumped down into the well to overpower the pressure of the […]

Deepwater
May 14, 2010 · 2 Comments

photo credit: uscgd8 On April 20, 2010 the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico. Eleven people were lost and over 5,000 barrels of oil a day have been pumped into the gulf. It is a tragedy and one of the worst environmental disasters of all time. This blog will help to explain […]



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