neither are any of the oil companies currently drilling in the Gulf. Just to complicate the current clean-up efforts, Tropical Storm Alex is strengthening and moving towards the coast - it could turn onto a category 3 hurricane. here's a Q & A from the NOAA on what is likely to happen if a hurricane hits the area of the spill.As has been well documented BP was in no way ready for a catastrophic occurrence - although they claimed that they were, but then
A reminder that 21 years after the Valdez spill many species there are still struggling to survive.
In non-gusher related news, Iraq still twirling towards... heaven knows what as Monday sees 7 killed and 19 wounded. This is not unusual and is the price Iraqis pay daily for US occupation.
The leaders at the G-20 took the decision to screw the poor around the world.
Concerns raised about carbon sequestration - how effective will it be?
Marijuana in a nasal spray? I've said it before, it's a miracle drug!
Interview With Environmental Artist Franke James (part the 2nd) - Here's the second part of my freewheeling interview with environmental artist and activist Franke James. We discuss the pro-active philosophy that guides...