Gulf Of Mexico Oil Slick As Seen From Space : The Two-Way A NASA photo taken Sunday by the agency's Aqua satellite when the Gulf of Mexico oil slick was relatively smaller is nonetheless at once impressive and alarming. The Associated Press reports that the slick on Wednesday morning was about 100 miles ...
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Gulf Of Mexico Oil Slick As Seen From Space

A NASA photo of the spreading Gulf of Mexico oil slick in an image taken on April 25 NASA hide caption

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A NASA photo of the spreading Gulf of Mexico oil slick in an image taken on April 25

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This NASA photo was taken Sunday by the agency's Aqua satellite when the Gulf of Mexico oil slick was relatively smaller is nonetheless impressive and alarming.

The Associated Press reports that the slick on Wednesday morning was about 100 miles long and 45 miles across where it is widest.