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Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill (2010)

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  • Briefly a hurricane, Chris weakens into tropical storm again

    Briefly a hurricane, Chris weakens into tropical storm again
    Now it's Tropical Storm Chris again. After briefly strengthening into the first hurricane of the 2012 Atlantic storm season on Thursday morning, the system already has weakened. Not that it matters much to Florida - or any other land area for that...
  • BGE, Rawlings-Blake, O'Malley working on their media moves in wake of storm

    BGE, Rawlings-Blake, O'Malley working on their media moves in wake of storm
    I don't know which is more upsetting at the moment: The fact that I live in the area of Baltimore reportedly hit hardest by the storm and still don't have power, or the self-serving tweets from @MyBGE telling me how much it "understands" my "frustration."...
  • Manipulative music, plot devices keep 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' from greatness ★★

    Manipulative music, plot devices keep 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' from greatness ★★
    Already "Beasts of the Southern Wild"is the most divisive film of 2012, which is a testament to its co-writer and director, Benh Zeitlin, making his feature film debut with a picture that killed at Sundance, won the Camera d'Or (best first film) at Cannes...
  • Think Again: Don't take public safety net for granted

    While the consumerism around July 4th is hard to avoid, planning barbecues, having friends over and watching fireworks give me pause to reflect on things that I appreciate about our country. I spent the last week in senior-level emergency preparedness...
  • VIDEO: Love on an Escalator: A really public PDA

    VIDEO: Love on an Escalator: A really public PDA
    It's hard to imagine, for a performance artist who has no trouble filming herself rolling naked down a filthy Miami Beach alleyway to protest the BP oil spill, or freaking out a senior water aerobics class from the bottom of a swimming pool, that...
  • BP is not a criminal -- but its executives might be

    BP is not a criminal -- but its executives might be
    The Justice Department has entered into the largest criminal settlement in U.S. history with the giant oil company BP, in connection with the 2010 disaster in the Gulf of Mexico that killed 11 people and caused the worst oil spill in American history....
  • Rowland group tackles air quality after oil spill

    When the Deepwater Horizon exploded in 2010, sending millions of barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico, most scientists were concerned about the damage to sea life. Not many gave a whiff of thought to air quality. The Rowland-Blake Group at UC...
  • McManus: Fuming about gas

    McManus: Fuming about gas
    When the price of gasoline rises, the supply of hot air expands. Just look at the recent GOP attacks blaming President Obama for prices that exceed $4 a gallon in some parts of the country. Not only is Obama responsible, according to some Republicans,...
  • Must-sea TV

    Must-sea TV
    Sailing on his retired U.S. Coast Guard boat "Titan," Ryan Sewell has dealt with hurricanes, sinking ships and deadly fires. But after 10 years on the water, the dangers of the seas don't faze him. For Sewell, who owns the Fort Lauderdale-based Downrite...
  • 'Blues' for deep blue sea

     'Blues' for deep blue sea
    As a young boy, when Wyland saw the Pacific Ocean for the first time, he felt something shift within him. Moments later, two gray whales peeked out from the surface of the water. A lifelong connection was formed. "I saw two gray whales spouting...
  • New Orleans Pelicans? This bird won't hunt

    New Orleans Pelicans? This bird won't hunt
    Just when we all were getting over the irony of a team named the “Saints” getting stung in that tawdry NFL bounty scandal, the transplanted New Orleans Hornets of the NBA have announced they will change their nickname to the “Pelicans.&...