by Katie Valentine Jan 30, 2015
Now that the oil is buried in the sediment of the Gulf's floor, it's part of the food chain, and could impact the health of fish and other marine life.
by Katie Valentine Jan 16, 2015
"There is no way to know with precision how much oil discharged into the Gulf of Mexico."
by Emily Atkin Dec 22, 2014
Some news networks ignored some of the year's most important climate and environment news entirely, while others gave disproportionate air time to talking heads who reject the basic scientific consensus on climate change.
by Ari Phillips Dec 8, 2014
The Court's refusal to hear the appeal means BP will have to make payments to companies and individuals it argues doesn't deserve them.
by Katie Valentine Nov 17, 2014
BP claims that the $18 billion it could owe in Clean Water Act fines is too much.
by Emily Atkin Oct 28, 2014
Scientists have discovered yet another unforeseen effect of BP's historic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
by Emily Atkin Oct 22, 2014
Politico readers have to go through ten paragraphs of someone telling them BP's historic oil spill was environmentally negligible before they know that the writer is one of BP's top executives.
by Katie Valentine Sep 4, 2014
"BP’s conduct was 'reckless' under general maritime law and a substantial cause of the blowout, explosion, and oil spill," the judge ruled.
by Katie Valentine Sep 2, 2014
Some of the money will go to businesses and individuals affected by the spill.
by Emily Atkin Aug 28, 2014
The explosion is the latest mishap at the Whiting refinery, which in March was responsible for leaking up to 1,638 gallons of oil into Lake Michigan.