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Image 1 - WHOI Studies Hydrocarbon Flow Rate Of Deepwater Horizon Spill
2011-09-06 05:23:09

Researchers at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution have calculated the flow rate of the BP Macondo well to be about 57,000 barrels of oil per day, totaling close to 5 million barrels of oil and nearly 100 million standard cubic feet per day of natural gas released from April 2010 to July 2010.

2011-08-22 13:00:00

Using the latest in ROV technology and WCB certified dive techniques, Seaveyor Environmental and Marine Services Ltd.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.