NASA has released this satellite photo of the Gulf of Mexico, with the oil slick clearly visible.
NASA has released this satellite photo of the Gulf of Mexico, with the oil slick clearly visible. Click the image for the huge original.
This is the edited version:
If we zoom in a bit, we can play “Guess the oil-soaked animal” game.
(Animal photo via AP)
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories but reflections , observations, and debate.