Posts Tagged ‘oil’

Spotted Eagle Rays

Monday, November 14th, 2011
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Researchers are getting to know a population of Spotted Eagle Rays in Florida in efforts to protect them.

Oil in the Gulf, One Year

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Three local scientists describe their work in the Gulf after the largest oil spill in US history.

Drilled in Deepwater

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

Scientists debate whether deepwater drilling for oil is worth the risk.

Oobleck Top Kill

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

Could a gooey cornstarch mixture popular with preschoolers have stopped the oil from gushing into the Gulf?

Oil Pudding, Cancun & Santa

Friday, December 10th, 2010

Here are some gooey science stories we didn’t want you to miss this week.

Dead Coral

Monday, November 8th, 2010

Scientists were “slapped in the face” last week when they discovered dead and damaged coral near the BP oil spill site.

The Well is Dead

Monday, September 20th, 2010

Ding Dong the well is dead, the wicked well…

Plastics, Oil and the Brain

Friday, August 20th, 2010

Plastics, Oil and the Brain: here are a few headlines that follow-up previous stories or ones that we missed this week.

Where’s the Oil?

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Where have the 4.9 billion barrels of oil spilled in the gulf gone?

Pelicans in Oil

Friday, June 11th, 2010

Brown pelicans, and their battle against the oil in the Gulf, are in the headlines this week.

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