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The Environment

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: Who to Believe?

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: Who to Believe?

May 17, 2010 at 16:56 | Allen Gilmer

As we enter a week without further news as to whether BP's efforts to place a containment vessel over the oil leak in the subsurface, two news articles were published...

U.S. to Restructure Offshore Drilling Regulatory Agency in Wake of Oil Spill

U.S. to Restructure Offshore Drilling Regulatory Agency in Wake of Oil Spill

May 12, 2010 at 08:22 | Darrell Delamaide

The Obama administration said it will restructure the little-known agency overseeing offshore drilling, splitting is regulatory oversight duties from its lease management responsibilities – a joint task critics say is…

8 Long Term Economic and Environmental Effects of the Gulf Oil Spill

8 Long Term Economic and Environmental Effects of the Gulf Oil Spill

May 11, 2010 at 11:51 | Michael Snyder

As oil continues to pour into the Gulf of Mexico at a staggering rate, many are now starting to realize that the pain from this oil spill will be felt…

Oil Spills: More Oil is Released Naturally Than from Human Errors

Oil Spills: More Oil is Released Naturally Than from Human Errors

May 10, 2010 at 21:12 | Al Fin

The Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska's Prince William Sound released 10.8 million gallons of oil -- or almost 250,000 barrels of oil. But natural oil seeps off California…

Volcanic Eruptions: Is Nature Set to Crush Global Warming?

Volcanic Eruptions: Is Nature Set to Crush Global Warming?

May 08, 2010 at 16:53 | Art Horn

The global warming enthusiasts are convinced that as humans inject more and more carbon dioxide into the air we will warm the atmosphere beyond recognition. But nature may be set…

The Cover-up:  BP's Crude Politics and the Looming Environmental Mega-Disaster

The Cover-up: BP's Crude Politics and the Looming Environmental Mega-Disaster

May 06, 2010 at 11:43 | Wayne Madsen

WMR has been informed by sources in the US Army Corps of Engineers, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and Florida Department of Environmental Protection that the Obama White House and…

Climate Change: Money, Politics & Scandals

Climate Change: Money, Politics & Scandals

May 06, 2010 at 08:10 | Claudio Guler

“With all the hysteria, all the fear, all the phony science, could it be that manmade global warming is the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people? I believe…

Some Perspective on the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

Some Perspective on the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

May 05, 2010 at 17:23 | Allen Gilmer

Panic time, folks. News stories about impending environmental disasters. A couple of senators calling for hearings. The media calling it "Obama's Katrina". Time for that rarest of things, perspective. 1. Chance that a US…

Gulf Oil Spill Rapidly Expanding Through Region (Picture)

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May 03, 2010 at 13:40 | Editorial Dept

The NOAA picture below predicts the potential path the Gulf Oil Spill could take. This is where it could have spread to by the end of the day. At…

The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill  - No Easy Economic or Environmental Solutions

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May 01, 2010 at 12:41 | Gail Tverberg

We have all been reading about the blowout that led to huge fire and sinking of the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico. Now there is news…

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