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“oil spills”

Aug 4, 2014 03:00 AM ET
Four years after a BP oil rig exploded and flooded the Gulf of Mexico with an estimated 170 million gallons of oil, scientists have discovered further evidence of coral communities affected by this environmental disaster.
May 15, 2014 08:35 AM ET // Discovery News
A 20-inch pipe bursts, putting street knee-deep in oil.
May 10, 2014 09:10 AM ET // AFP
A vessel carrying 16,000 gallons of oil has hit a reef off the coast of San Cristobal.
Mar 24, 2014 12:14 PM ET
Debate continues over what qualifies as an oil spill disaster, but here are 10 that would certainly make the list.