Why don’t they put a chimney on where the oil spill starts?
The water oil mixture would then be collected at the top of the chimney at the surface where the chimney has narrowed to a manageable size. .
I understand they are doing something like this now and are containing the oil but how true any of the reports are or have been is up to you to decide. I have read so many conflicting reports, great suggestions and dire predictions, I think the best all of us can hope for is for it to be stopped.
Here is the latest from the BBC on the subject:
http://www.inthenews.co.uk/news/busines … 379228.htm
by DdraigX 8 years ago
Why don't the gov do what Russia did with about 5 under sea oil spills and use a low yield nuke to close the darn thing? Seems like we're letting the corporations run the show on this one, and we all know how well they ran the show with the economy.
by Don W 8 years ago
Would a free market have prevented this from happening?I'm guessing the libertarian argument would be that the failings of state regulation was a contributing factor. Those failings stemming from the fact that the regulators were in bed (figuratively and literally) with those regulated. Whereas...
by sugu2010 8 years ago
Why is it a felony to take a picture of the oil spill?
by theirishobserver. 8 years ago
Good afternoon,Today I am travelling to Louisiana with President Obama to review the efforts currently underway to respond to the massive oil spill and to lend support to the region. The Administration's efforts have been relentless from Day 1, and I know the President is eager to return to the...
by KFlippin 8 years ago
"Red tape keeps prized oil-fighting skimmers from Gulf, coastline"Published: Monday, June 28, 2010, 10:29 PM Chris Kirkham, The Times-Picayune Excerpts from the Article (Link to full article below):"As oil oozes inland, tainting marshes and fouling beaches, local...
by James L 8 years ago
Is anyone else seriously worried about the BP oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico?I've been staying on top of all the news reports and findings as well as researching the effects of previous oil spills and it seem the more I learn the more unsettling this whole situation becomes.
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