Government Collusion with BP to Block Information Flow Means We Need an Independent Commission to Handle Spill Response

By: Thursday June 10, 2010 8:45 am

The federal government and many local agencies have been working with BP to limit access to information and scientific analysis of the oil spill in the Gulf. The time has come to place the entire response in the hands of an independent commission with access to BP and government resources to implement its response.

Dr. Joye Finds Those Stinking Plumes as BP Stalls in Funding Research

By: Tuesday June 8, 2010 7:45 am

Dr. Samantha Joye, professor of marine sciences at the University of Georgia, whose research team first spotted evidence of vast undersea plumes of oil near the BP oil disaster, was on MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow last night to explain the theory of how plumes form and the steps they were taking to confirm and plot the plumes’ size and reach.

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