Topic: James Cowan
New research suggests that huge plumes of oil might be spread at all levels of the water column, showing how much scientists don't yet know about the complex Gulf oil spill.
05/16/2010 09:33 am
What scientists know about how oil spills affect the environment is drawn from a range of past events, no two of which have been alike. Because the blowout occurred 5,000 feet below below the water surface, the Gulf oil spill is unchartered territory.
05/10/2010 03:45 pm
Farm runoff creates ‘dead zones’ offshore, but no national authority is tasked to address them.
06/24/2008 01:00 am