Thursday, May 20, 2010
That green spot off the familiar Louisiana-Mississippi delta shows the story as of yesterday.
Google has provided the tools to visualize the extent at the link.
All most of us can do is watch in horror -- and try to create the political momentum to prevent further resource extraction that kills the planet.
UPDATE: And here's what the escaping oil looks like, provided by Congressional overseers, Rep. Edward Markey and Rep. Henry Waxman.