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Through the entirety of this last twoish months I have been in my own world. Everyone is. It's what we do, as humans, as Americans. I have returned home post-internship, unemployed, driver's license-less, lacking health insurance, living with my boyfriend's family because I have nowhere else to go...pitying myself. It's true. I had completely forgotten, in light of all my bullshit, that there were 33 men trapped miles and miles below a desert in another continent, another hemisphere. Read More
The Gulf Oil spill has been cited as one of the worst drilling disasters in the history of the practice – the scope of which continues to grow. On April 20th, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig experienced what is known as a ‘blowout’ while wrapping up a job off of the Louisiana coast. Experts are saying that a bubble of expanding gas and sparking friction ripped through the pipeline and caused an explosion. The hung heads and embarrassing blushes have come about because the chief safety device, the Blowout Protector, failed to protect against the blowout. Read More
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