NASA image reveals oil trail hundreds of kilometers long

May 31st, 2010 | By | Category: General

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The Gulf oil spill began on April 20th when the BP Deepwater Horizon rig exploded killing eleven and releasing oil from over a mile below the surface. While BP and the government claim the oil has been spilling at a rate of 5,000 barrels a day (210,000 gallons a day), recent video has caused some researchers to say the rate of oil releasing into the Gulf could be ten times that much.

via NASA image reveals new oil trail hundreds of kilometers long in the Gulf.

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