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Second world war German submarine is being eaten by bacteria from oil spill in 2010
| Victoria Bell For Mailonline
A Nazi submarine sunk during WWII is rapidly being eaten away by bacteria feeding on oil released from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill. German U-boat 166 (U166) has been submerged underneath a...
2/20/2019 1:38 PM EST
Engineers create decision-making tool for oil spill clean-up
A team of Southwest Research Institute engineers has created an interactive decision tree aimed at finding the best solution for specific oil spill scenarios. Numerous chemical dispersant...
1/22/2019 11:15 AM EST
Horrifying footage shows fuel spill on Florida highway spark fireball leaving at least seven dead
| Associated Press;Lauren Fruen For Dailymail.com
At least seven people have been killed and eight more injured after a huge fuel spill on the Interstate 75 in Florida sparked a massive fireball following a crash between four vehicles.
1/3/2019 11:21 PM EST
Firefighters to the rescue after German chocolate factory spill
| Reuters Editorial
BERLIN (Reuters) - Firefighters in the town of Werl in western Germany tackled an unusual emergency late on Monday when a tank at a local firm making liquid chocolate overflowed and poured out onto...
12/11/2018 7:46 PM EST
Peru 'catastrophe' feared after 8,000-barrel Amazon oil spill
A Peruvian oil executive warned Wednesday of "catastrophe" after indigenous residents cut a major pipeline in a region of the Amazon, triggering the spill of 8,000 barrels of oil.
11/29/2018 4:17 AM EST
Deepwater Horizon oil spill's dramatic effect on stingrays' sensory abilities
Marine fishes rely on the effective functioning of their sensory systems to survive. Despite the obvious importance of their olfactory (sense of smell) system, the impact of crude oil exposure on...
11/13/2018 3:31 PM EST
Deep sea chemical dispersants ineffective in Deepwater Horizon oil spill, study finds
A University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science-led research team analyzed polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), the most toxic components of petroleum, based on...
11/1/2018 10:53 AM EST
New study found deep sea chemical dispersants ineffective in Deepwater Horizon oil spill
A new study of the Deepwater Horizon response showed that massive quantities of chemically engineered dispersants injected at the wellhead—roughly 1,500 meters (4,921 feet) beneath the surface—were...
10/31/2018 5:18 PM EST
Saint-Tropez cleans up after Mediterranean oil spill
French workers on Thursday scooped balls of tar off the beach in Saint-Tropez after oil that leaked from two ships which collided washed ashore in the Riviera resort.
10/18/2018 5:33 PM EST
Fuel spill feared as cargo ships collide off Corsica
| Henry Martin For Mailonline
French and Italian maritime authorities have begun cleaning up a fuel spill that has spread 12.5 miles in the Mediterranean Sea after two cargo ships collided north of the island of Corsica.
10/8/2018 9:06 PM EST
Icebreaker tests out oil spill recovery system
A Finnish icebreaker has conducted an oil spill response exercise in the Baltic Sea, testing a new, inbuilt oil recovery system — a first for an icebreaker. The vessel, Polaris, can collect 1,400...
10/3/2018 4:34 AM EST
BP reached cozy settlement with Mexico on Deepwater spill: watchdog
British Petroleum struck a deal with the Mexican government to pay a vastly reduced fine for environmental damage caused by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, a watchdog group alleged Friday.
9/29/2018 2:42 AM EST
What's the value of lost recreation days from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill?
In 2015, BP reached an $18.7 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice and five states, stemming from the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Leading up to that settlement, a team of...
9/22/2018 3:28 AM EST
HURRICANE FLORENCE WATERS MAY HAVE CAUSED ANOTHER COAL ASH SPILL
Record rainfall from Hurricane Florence has resulted in the burst of a lake dam, potentially washing chemicals from a coal ash dump into a nearby river. More than 30 inches of rain proved too much...
9/21/2018 3:50 PM EST
HEAVY RAINS FROM HURRICANE FLORENCE CAUSE COAL ASH SPILL
Record-setting rain brought on by Hurricane Florence has caused a breach in a coal ash landfill, contaminating local water and drawing cleanup crews to the scene in North Carolina.
9/17/2018 10:13 AM EST
Sunspot says mercury spill isn't behind mystery evacuation, insists they have NOT encountered aliens
| Cheyenne Macdonald For Dailymail.com
After days of radio silence from officials in charge of the shutdown at a solar observatory in Sunspot New Mexico, the public has been left to come up with its own explanations for what might be...
9/14/2018 12:19 PM EST
Study shows toxic effects of oil dispersant on oysters following deepwater horizon spill
After the Deepwater Horizon oil rig spilled more than 170 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, nearly two million gallons of Corexit® 9500 was deployed into the Gulf to break the oil down.
9/13/2018 5:34 PM EST
Scott Morrison is Australia's new Prime Minister after a tense leadership spill shook up the government
| Simon Thomsen, Business Insider Australia
Australia's new prime minister is Scott Morrison. Morrison became prime minister after winning a three-way contest by his party after they decided to spill Malcolm Turnbull from the top job.
8/24/2018 3:18 AM EST
Glasgow's Silverburn shopping centre is evacuated after 'chemical spill' causes coughing fits
| Richard Spillett for MailOnline
Coughing, wheezing and crying customers were treated by paramedics today after a suspected chemical spill led to the evacuation of a Scottish shopping centre. Ambulances, fire crews and chemical...
8/22/2018 3:47 PM EST
Deepwater Horizon oil spill: Oil biodegradation inhibited in deep-sea sediments
"There's no real precedent for the Deepwater Horizon since most previous big spills were in shallow, coastal waters," said Uyen Nguyen, a doctoral student in biogeochemistry at Penn State.
7/19/2018 12:35 PM EST
Nature can heal itself after an oil spill, it just needs a little help
Moving oil across the Rockies is dangerous. No matter the safety precautions, spills will sometimes occur. Cleaning the soil afterwards is difficult, expensive and time-consuming.
7/18/2018 10:24 PM EST
Hundreds of birds stricken after Rotterdam oil spill
Animal rescue workers on Monday were frantically cleaning hundreds of birds after an oil spill in the Rotterdam harbour at the weekend, when an oil tanker hit a jetty dumping some 200 tonnes of...
6/25/2018 1:37 PM EST
Trump Continues Traumatizing Libs, Revokes Obama’s BP Oil Spill Response
| Ben Marquis
President Donald Trump took office on a promise of placing the interests of “America First” and a vow to “Make America Great Again,” a big part of which is undoing former President Barack Obama’s...
6/20/2018 7:44 PM EST
Tim McGraw And Faith Hill Spill Secrets Behind Their Healthy Marriage
What's the secret to becoming country music's ultimate power couple? Tim McGrawand Faith Hill are finally answering the question on fans' minds. The world-famous performers celebrated their 21st...
6/20/2018 4:35 PM EST
Massive chocolate spill shuts highway after tanker truck crash
| Gary Gastelu
A Polish highway was shut down on Wednesday when a tanker truck full of liquid chocolate crashed and spilled its contents across the road. Cleanup efforts on the highway were being hampered because...
5/10/2018 4:06 PM EST
Comprehensive estimate of 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill
The open-access article, "Remote Sensing Estimation of Surface Oil Volume During the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Blowout in the Gulf of Mexico: Scaling up AVIRIS Observation with MODIS Measurements,"...
4/30/2018 5:53 PM EST
Deepwater horizon—the lasting impact of America's largest oil spill
On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil platform operated by BP, was disconnecting from a recently discovered oil reservoir 50 miles south of Louisiana when a cascade of equipment malfunctions...
4/19/2018 10:26 AM EST
Stunning moment airport ground staff are too busy talking to each other to notice HUGE fuel spill happening just yards away
| Stewart Paterson For Mailonline
This is the moment airplane fuel spilled across an airport runway that went unnoticed by two ground crew because they were too busy talking. Gallons of fuel can be seen gushing from a pipe and...
4/13/2018 4:58 PM EST
Oil-eating bacteria could help clean up the next oil spill
Tiny, oil eating bacteria stopped the BP oil spill from becoming worse than it was. Professor Satinder Kaur Brar tested the microbe called A. borkumensis. Fact - Oil - Spill - Explosion - BP It's...
4/12/2018 5:55 PM EST
Deadly Indonesia oil spill caused by burst pipe: company
An oil spill off Borneo island that led to five deaths and the declaration of a state of emergency was caused by a ruptured undersea pipe, Indonesia's national oil company Pertamina said Wednesday.
4/4/2018 8:17 AM EST
Dodgers Scramble to Clean Up Sewage Spill for Opening Day
The Dodgers are going for a clean sweep -- not of their Opening Day opponents, the Giants -- but of the waste water that seeped onto the Dodgers Stadium field. Sources inside the L.A. County Dept.
3/28/2018 6:02 PM EST
What plants can teach us about oil spill clean-up, microfluidics
In addition, the material is capable of "microdroplet manipulation," or the transfer of miniature volumes of liquid. Droplet-based microfluidics is a tool used in various applications like cell...
3/20/2018 8:13 PM EST
What plants can teach us about oil spill clean-up and microfluidics
For years, scientists have been inspired by nature to innovate solutions to tricky problems, even oil spills—manmade disasters with devastating environmental and economic consequences.
3/20/2018 7:07 PM EST
UK fracking industry would need strict controls to minimise spill risk
Strict controls would be "a necessity" to minimise the risk of spills and leaks from any future UK shale gas industry, according to new research. The recommendation comes from scientists who have...
2/15/2018 8:45 PM EST
Oil spill disasters in the past 50 years
Concerns are growing over an oil slick off China's east coast after an Iranian tanker, the Sanchi, exploded and sank a week ago following a collision at sea. Here is a look back at the major oil...
1/28/2018 9:59 PM EST
Beaches open after sewage spill on California Central Coast
Eight beaches on California's Central Coast reopened after nearly five million gallons of sewage spilled into the ocean over the weekend, official said Tuesday. The beaches south of San Francisco...
1/23/2018 6:27 PM EST
Iran’s East China Sea Oil Spill an ‘Unprecedented’ Disaster at Least the Size of Paris
The explosion, sinking, and subsequent oil spill caused by Iranian oil tanker Sanchi in the East China Sea between China and Japan is now an “unprecedented” disaster in the region, a Chinese...
1/23/2018 3:10 AM EST
An oil spill off China's coast is the world's biggest since Deepwater Horizon — and it more than tripled in size over the weekend
| Jeremy Berke
An Iranian oil tanker carrying 122,000 tons of oil sank after it collided with a Hong Kong-based tanker in the East China Sea. The collision caused an explosion that sent thousands of tons of oil...
1/22/2018 11:39 PM EST
BP hit by new $1.7bn Gulf oil spill charge
BP faces total costs of around $65 billion, including fines and compensation, from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster in 2010. British energy giant BP said Tuesday it will take an additional...
1/16/2018 5:37 AM EST
Obama Looking for '**** to Kick' for Oil Spill
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says his talks with Gulf fishermen and oil spill experts are not an academic exercise. They're "so I know whose ass to kick.
1/15/2018 1:51 PM EST
Sanchi oil spill contamination could take three months to reach mainland
This is according to emergency ocean model simulations run by scientists at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) and The University of Southampton to assess the potential impact of local ocean...
1/14/2018 11:46 PM EST
China says no major oil spill after Iran tanker collision
Chinese authorities battling a blaze aboard an Iranian oil tanker said Wednesday no major spill has been detected, but an explosion had forced firefighting vessels temporarily to suspend work.
1/14/2018 7:17 PM EST
South China Sea tanker disaster: 32 missing and ship ablaze amid major oil spill fears
The Iranian oil tanker exploded and burst into flames after the collision with a Chinese cargo vessel about 160 nautical miles off the coast of Shanghai. The Panama-registered tanker Sanchi was...
1/7/2018 7:04 AM EST
A US regulator is proposing to roll back regulations put in place following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill
| Karen Brettell, Reuters
The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement has proposed to relax requirements put in place after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill to stream real-time data on oil production operators to...
12/26/2017 3:12 PM EST
Bitcoin surges to $16,000 in Boxing Day bounce back amid warnings that an implosion in the cryptocurrency could see chaos spill over into the stock market
| Kelly Mclaughlin For Mailonline
Bitcoin surged over $16,000 on Boxing Day in a rebound from the cryptocurrency's worst week since 2013. The world's largest and best-known cryptocurrency fell nearly 30 per cent on Friday from an...
12/26/2017 3:03 PM EST
U.S. Border Patrol Agents Becoming Sick From Tijuana Sewage Spill
Washington Free Beacon
| Jack Heretik
BY: Jack Heretik U.S. Border Patrol agents are becoming seriously ill as a result of a massive sewage spill across the border in Tijuana, Mexico. Agents - Infections - Rashes - Headaches -...
12/4/2017 3:43 PM EST
Border Patrol agents say they are getting sick from massive Tijuana sewage spill
Headaches, rashes, infections, breathing problems. An increasing number of U.S. Border Patrol agents at the Imperial Beach station have reported a host of health problems since February, when an...
12/4/2017 1:55 PM EST
Thanks to a hazmat spill, the Katy Freeway saw 12 hours of mess Tuesday
| Anna Caplan
According to reports, an 18-wheeler swerved to avoid a car earlier today along the Katy Freeway at Loop 610. As a result of the swerving, a collision reportedly occurred, causing a sulfuric acid...
11/28/2017 11:59 PM EST
Keystone pipeline to begin operating again Tuesday after oil spill
| Josh Siegel
The Keystone pipeline will return to operation Tuesday after a 5,000-barrel oil spill this month, developer TransCanada said Monday. “TransCanada will operate the pipeline at a reduced pressure...
11/28/2017 1:55 AM EST
TransCanada: More than 44,000 gallons of oil recovered from Keystone spill so far
| Kimberly Leonard
Energy company TransCanada Corp announced Friday that it recovered 44,400 gallons, or 1,057 barrels, of oil following a spill from the Keystone pipeline in Amherst, S.D.
11/25/2017 12:19 PM EST
You Need to Know How Pedophiles Are Exploiting Children on YouTube
Parents take warning: if your kids are uploading videos of...
FIGHTING URBAN VIOLENCE, ONE EMPTY LOT AT A TIME
Violence dramatically affects the people directly involved — but it doesn’t...
Van Gogh film, ‘At Eternity’s Gate,’ unknowingly displays Christian themes
Filmmaker Julian Schnabel’s immersive film about the...
The numbers matter — and so does doctrine — in Methodists' high-stakes meeting on LGBT issues
“Will the United Methodist...
Sodalit founder expelled from congregation
Lima, Peru, Feb 21, 2019 / 03:00 pm (CNA).- The founder of the Sodalitium...
How to save a seabird
In a new study published Jan. 28 in the journal Conservation Biology, Melvin, Dietrich and partners from...
Do alpha particle condensates exist in oxygen nuclei?
Nuclei in their lowest energy states (ground state) are composed of...
Baidu’s video site iQiyi adds 37M subscribers in 2018 amid mounting losses
China’s Baidu, which is often compared to Alphabet’s...
Coastal waters are unexpected hotspots for nitrogen fixation
Knowing where and when nitrogen fixation is occurring will help...
What alchemy and astrology can teach artificial intelligence researchers
Artificial intelligence researchers and engineers...
SpaceX launches twice-flown Falcon 9 rocket carrying the world's first commercial moon lander
SpaceX has launched an Israeli...
The Best Uses of New Order Songs in Movies or TV
New Order was actually known as Joy Division when they first...
Superhero Bits: Captain Marvel is Coming to Future Fight, Alex Ross Remakes Detective Comics #27 & More
Jason Reitman Draws Backlash for Saying His Ghostbusters Will 'Hand the Movie Back to Fans'
Director Jason Reitman is...
How Disney’s Andi Mack Took on Gun Safety
Why Is Bringing Up Gun Safety So Important? Much about gun safety is a matter of...
Already Stacked ‘The Devil All the Time’ Cast Somehow Finds Room For Haley Bennett, Jason Clarke and Riley Keough
Kim Kardashian reveals she's 'into selfies again'
She shocked her fans last June with the proclamation that she had 'moved...
Raccoons Keep Calm and Carry On!
These cute raccoons appear to be waiting to be fed with the front one looking to keep every...
Rare "Dumbo" Octopus!
This octopus fans out its tentacles as if showing off while having its picture taken!
Subway in 1905 - New York City, NY!
This short glimpse into the past reveals a time radically different from today.
This Turkey Gives Out Hugs!
This turkey has a great strategy for avoiding being a Thanksgiving dinner - just give another way,...
Tornado Coming in Laramie!
This classic stovepipe in Laramie is causing some havoc as it continues on its way looking very...
Short, But Torrential Downpour in Nevada!
This microburst drops lots of water on the Nevada landscape!
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