Articles Tagged ‘Gulf Oil Spill’


Top 10 World Events in 2010: Year In Review

10. 2010 Winter Olympics—Held in Vancouver, Canada, the international sporting…

In August 2010 a number of fire tornados were spotted in Hawaii and Brazil (Photo courtesy AP)

Top 10 Weather & Environmental Disasters of 2010: Year In Review

10. Fire Tornados—Fire whirls, firenados, fire devils. Whatever you want to call them, fire tornadoes are a combination of brush fires and strong, dry winds….

Matt Simmons Dead: Oil Man and Energy Investment Banker Dead at 67

Matthew Simmons, an investment banker who started out in the oil industry and later became an advocate for offshore wind energy, died Sunday in Maine….

BP Oil Well’s Cap Trial Ends, No Signs Of Leak

BP’s 48-hour trial run of a cap blocking oil from streaming into the Gulf of Mexico ended Saturday with no word on what happens next….

Levy: We’re Prepared If Oil Reaches Suffolk County

While BP announced Thursday afternoon that the well which has been spewing millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf for the past 86 days…