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Infographic: What's America's Emergency Oil Plan?

America's Emergency Oil Plan Infographic
(Image credit: Karl Tate, Live Science Infographic Artist)

Political and economic unrest in the Arab world have sent gas prices skyrocketing in the United States in recent weeks, and some lawmakers are ready to tap into the country's emergency stash, the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. [Full story]

Just how much oil is in the reserve?

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