An oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico leaves an oily sheen on the water just months after the Deepwater Horizon disaster.
BP executives and government representatives are acknowledging that oil is now seeping from the sea floor near the original leak caused by the April 20 Deepwater Horizon rig accident.
The oil appears as a maze of silvery-gray ribbons in a new photo-like image taken on Saturday, June 19.
A never-before studied fat has potential as a very low calorie veggie oil—and a direct biofuel, say scientists.
Cotton sheets soaked in a secret chemical have the ability to literally grab and transport oil from water.
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