Archive: August 15, 2010 - August 21, 2010
A scientific expedition has found indications that there is oil in the sediments at the bottom of a deep underwater canyon, raising new questions about the lingering impact of BP's spill on the Gulf of Mexico.
By David A. Fahrenthold | August 17, 2010; 5:41 PM ET | Comments (1)
Cranberry-colored algae is appearing on the beaches of Newport News -- the result of algae blooms appearing in the lower Chesapeake Bay, The Daily Press reports. The blooms are fueled by hot summer weather and recent rains. The dark veins...
By Victoria Benning | August 16, 2010; 1:44 PM ET | Comments (0)