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BP Retrospective: Spill, Spill, Spill

BP RETROSPECTIVE: HERE'S LOOKING AT SPILL, SPILL, SPILL

"As of Wednesday (7-14-10), the 85th day of the disaster, between 92 million and 182 million gallons of oil had spewed into the Gulf since the rig leased by BP exploded." - NYTimes.com

► New plan to permanently seal the well
A kill plan that didn't work before to seal the well may have new life — and may put an end to the five-mile-deep disaster sooner than later. | Nytimes.com | More>

► Oil from well head stopped, but seeping detected
Favorable pressure tests continue to prompt BP to keep the new valve turned off on the newly installed cap that prevents the well from spewing any oil. However, some leakage has been detected. BP and government officials disagree as to what to do now. | Nytimes.com.com | More>

► 'This Gulf is your Gulf, this Gulf is my Gulf'
This commentary tries to make some sense of this disaster — and what we need to do about it — for we are all Americans, connected and linked by geography, heritage and spirit. | Thegreenerhome.com |
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► 399 photos of BP's oil spill
If a photograph is worth a 1,000 words, the 399 photos offered up on Huffingtonpost.com documenting the catastrophic oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico is easily worth 399,000 words. | Huffingtonpost.com | More>


Two Greenpeace activists fly a "British Polluters" flag at the London headquarters of BP in protest of BP's Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Photo: Greenpeace

► BP = British Polluters
Greenpeace dubs BP as "British Polluters" due to the oil spill and flies an (oil) slick flag to say as much. | More>


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