There’s An Environmental Disaster Brewing In The East China Sea. Here’s What You Need To Know.
Over the weekend, an oil tanker carrying about 1 million barrels of a light crude oil sank into the ocean. It’s unknown how much of the toxic material has escaped into a prime commercial fishing spot between China and Japan.
Pipeline Operations Suspended As Oil Spill Takes Its Toll On California Coastline
So far, just 10,000 gallons of the estimated 101,000 gallons of crude oil that spilled near Refugio State Beach has been recovered, officials said Friday. At the same time, federal regulators said the pipeline's operator must take a number of corrective actions before resuming operations.
205 Million Gallons
A year ago a massive oil spill began in the Gulf of Mexico. The entire country was glued to the news until the well was capped and then we forgot about it. Chris Harmon took a month to research and design this two-minute video that shows what would have happened if the oil hadn't spilled.
15 Things That Happened On 420 Having Nothing To Do With Weed
A lot of important historical stuff happened on April 20th besides Columbus discovering Boulder, Colorado or the invention of Dave Chappelle or whatever reason everyone gets baked today. It's an awful day for Colorado. And let's not forget all the wonderful birthdays.
Check Out The Oil On Our Beach
A wonderfully tone-deaf ad from Spirit Airlines reminding viewers that beaches in San Juan have oiled-up babes on them rather than the oil-ridden pelicans in the Gulf. These are the same guys who brought you the Muff-Diving ad campaign a little while back, so they know what they're up to.
What If The Oil Spill Happened Where You Live?
Ifitwasmyhome.com has created a tool using Google Maps to help put the scope of the BP spill in perspective. Just enter your city, state and country to see what a spill of that size would mean in your home. For example, if the spill happened in Manhattan, it would have already made it to Boston....