Linda Hooper-Bui

Aug. 20, 2010

Science in the Gulf

Are researchers being shut out of gathering valuable data in the wake of the Gulf oil disaster?

oil spill, bp, gulf of mexico

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Dr. Seuss's McElligot's Pool (1947) features some fantastic fish—ones with pinwheel-like tails, curly noses, long floppy ears, or Kangaroo pouches. The fictional fish do have some truly strange nonfictional cousins, among which are giant oarfish, barreleye fish, and sawfish.

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