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Originally posted by Wowbagger
I'm wondering if the possible over hyping that is occuring is not similar to the advent of google on people panicking over personal health. You know, patients arriving to the doctor's office with a self-diagnostic. Same could be said with the BP catstrohpe. Internet hype rapidly brought it exaggerated proportions.
Originally posted by yeti101
reply to post by PhantomLimb
by saying it will kill everything in the ocean
edit on 8-1-2011 by yeti101 because: (no reason given)
During the height of the 2010 oil spill, the dangers of BP’s unprecedented use of nearly 2 million gallons of chemical dispersant, Corexit came under fire from the EPA and scientific community. Now the fears of scientists on the deadly disaster are becoming an environmental nighmare.Sunken oil is covering patches of the sea floor like black toxic blankets, smothering the sea floor and the ocean life that depends on it.