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Oil-eating bacteria can survive in frigid Canadian waters
Canada's oil industry is heating up—making risky spills more likely.
Videos show a surreal ‘eye of fire’ in the Gulf of Mexico after gas pipeline ruptures at sea
The hellish inferno took five hours to get under control.
Canadians found a safer way to transport oil and, yes, it looks like a hockey puck
But petroleum shipping remains an inherently risky business.
Future offshore drilling could wreak havoc on deep sea ecosystems
Every step of the drilling process can cause harm to the delicate ocean environment
The Keystone pipeline just spilled another 210,000 gallons of oil
Here's what you need to know about the situation in South Dakota.
This Lab Can Create Category 5 Hurricanes
And it aims to make our coastal cities and structures more resilient
Oil Spills: Uncovering A Battle Between Technology and Ecology
Research suggests the use of chemical dispersants hinders oceanic microbes responsible for natural cleanup
Using Nanoparticles And Mussel Glue To Clean Up Oil Spills
Harness marine life to save marine life
How A Tiny Bat Might Interrupt A Massive Oil Pipeline
A bat that may soon be added to the Endangered Species List could interrupt plans for a new oil pipeline...
To Clean Up Oil Spills, Magnetize The Oil First
Physicist Arden Warner's new process uses magnetism instead of toxic chemicals to mop up oil spills