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BP tries to “top kill” the Deepwater Horizon leak

THE oil is coming ashore, seeping into the Louisiana marshes and washing up on Alabama beaches. Daily overflights show an oily sheen stretching over several hundred miles of the Gulf of Mexico—rainbow sheen, intermittent sheen, windows of sheen. In places it clots into mousse, orange and brown. Underwater cameras give a live feed from the source, a mile below the surface: oil gushing up from the seabed in a sinuous, ceaseless heave.

It has been more than five weeks since the Deepwater Horizon rig sank, and the oil spill that resulted is very conspicuously continuing. While BP, the company responsible for the disaster, has not contradicted a government estimate that the well is spilling some 5,000 barrels a day, outside scientists have estimated that the rate is as much as ten times greater. Teams of ships have skimmed up millions of barrels of oily water, and unfurled miles of barrier boom. Tony Hayward, the company’s CEO, vows to clean up “every last drop” of oil that reaches land, which is a bit unrealistic. …

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