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A Decade After BP Oil Disaster, Gulf of Mexico Still Shows Scars

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - Ten years after the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion killed 11 workers, injured 17 more and leaked 800 million liters of crude oil into the...

Scientists say large swaths of the Gulf may never be the same.

  • Matt Haines
  • VoA

London-based oil company BP, which leased the doomed rig and suffered one of the worst black eyes in…

“The Deepwater Horizon accident changed our company forever,” Jason Ryan, BP’s director of public affairs, told VOA. “We’re committed to helping to restore the Gulf, and…

Such statements aren’t just talk according to Eric Smith, associate director of Tulane University’s…

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