Guess How Much Oil is Spilling into the Gulf of Mexico


Fri, May 14th, 2010 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

Using video showing the movement of oil spewing from the well, mechanical engineer Steven Wereley of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, estimates that the well is losing 70,000 barrels of oil a day. That's equivalent to an Exxon Valdez disaster every four days, and more than 10 times the 5000 barrels a day estimated by BP.



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