Kemp's ridley sea turtles are mysteriously vanishing
April 20, 2015, 4:24 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Five years after the 2010 BP oil spill, the endangered reptiles are one of several species still suffering from enigmatic declines.
Huge oil spill 'footprint' found on Gulf of Mexico floor
February 5, 2015, 2:30 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Five years later, scientists may have finally found up to 10 million gallons of missing oil from the 2010 BP spill.
'The Great Invisible' explores the environmental and psychological aftermath of the Gulf oil spill
October 24, 2014, 3:07 p.m. by Gerri Miller
New film documents the environmental and personal damage caused by the 2010 disaster.
4 years after Gulf oil spill, wildlife still dying
April 16, 2014, 8:56 a.m. by Laura Moss
The 2010 BP oil spill left a lasting legacy that the National Wildlife Federation says is still killing animals in record numbers.
Dolphin deathtoll: Feds declare 'unusual mortality event' on East Coast
August 8, 2013, 4:09 p.m. by Douglas Main, LiveScience
The NOAA suspects the infectious morbillivirus is responsible for the unusually high number of dolphin strandings and deaths this month.
What's causing oil sheens near Deepwater Horizon spill site?
July 16, 2013, 2:03 p.m. by Douglas Main, LiveScience
Leftover oil is leaking out of tanks of the sunken offshore drilling rig.
BP ends Deepwater Horizon oil spill cleanup in Florida, Alabama and Mississippi
June 17, 2013, 10:53 a.m. by John Platt
But environmental groups say oil is still coming ashore and more work needs to be done.
Dolphin deaths linked to Gulf oil spill
July 20, 2012, 1:48 p.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
BP oil spill may have helped weaken the dolphins before the cold influx of early 2011 began, adding the stress of changing of temperatures.
How the wind saved Florida from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill
July 11, 2012, 10:10 a.m. by OurAmazingPlanet
The winds influenced the oil by playing against the ocean's surface, creating waves and other circulations that influenced the surface drift of the oil.