A new study of brown pelicans after the Refugio oil spill in California shows how far oil rehabilitation techniques have come in the last few decades.
The study would have provided the government with recommendations for improvements to its offshore inspection program.
Five years after the Deepwater Horizon explosion, justice comes with an infuriating loophole.
The scrubbing, soaking, and skimming happening now on the Santa Barbara coast are the same methods used back in 1969.
We’re still coming to terms with what toxins from the BP spill might be doing to the Gulf of Mexico's wildlife.
Congress gets an F for stalling the implementation of new safety regulations.
Worries about oil and gas hog the airwaves. But copper is also essential to keep the world running: It threads through your house, your computer, your eco-correct hybrid car. And it's getting just as difficult, expensive, and environmentally menacing as oil to extract. We have entered the era of tough ore.