Deepwater Horizon tar balls laden with deadly bacteria
April 4, 2012, 9:56 a.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The tar balls include high levels of Vibrio vulnificus, the leading cause of seafood-borne disease fatalities nationwide.
The craziest oil spill painting you've probably seen
January 1, 2012, 6:53 p.m. by Shea Gunther
What's your interpretation of this bizarre painting found on the news sharing site Reddit?
'The Big Fix': Documentary says Gulf oil spill crisis isn't over
November 9, 2011, 1:22 p.m. by Gerri Miller
When it became clear that problems were only getting worse, filmmakers Josh and Rebecca Harrell Tickell used their cameras to expose the ugly truth about the spill.
Green book roundup: A half-wild planet, sloppy new environmentalism and more
October 17, 2011, 7:44 a.m. by Helen Jupiter
Five rousing books that sound a rallying cry to think about and work toward environmental solutions in fresh, new ways.
One year later: More than 5,000 spills in the Gulf of Mexico
August 3, 2011, 10:18 p.m. by Shea Gunther
There have been thousands of oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico in the year since BP's massive oil spill. We shouldn't be surprised.
Scientists study oil from Deepwater Horizon disaster
July 20, 2011, 1:39 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
After analyzing a sample taken in June 2010, researchers are able to understand what chemicals left the pipe before it was compromised in the ocean.
Norway's melting ice is revealing priceless ancient artifacts
Watch as a blind elephant meets her new herd
A fox and a snowy owl met on a winter night
Lindsey Vonn brings rescue dog to Olympics
Mystery of the pyramids' alignment finally solved by simple shadow trick
Ice-skating babushka is today's moment of zen