From the satellite image, the size of the spill has tripled. Experts warn that there is a possibility that the entire oil reserve in this stratum could come to the surface, with the potential to fill thousands of oil vessels.
Hundreds of thousands of local fishermen have already lost their entire season's livelihood.
Originally posted by timbatu at 2010-5-1 11:09
nebula and desa,
This is not funny. We are talking about irreversible damage to the Gulf of Mexico with massive animal extinction. Hundreds of thousands of fishermen go out of job. Tourist beaches become oil drenched and suffer economic blow. Leading US scholars call this lose-lose situation. This is no laughing matter.