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Scientists Find Thick Layer Of Oil On Seafloor

Scientists on a research vessel in the Gulf of Mexico are finding a substantial layer of oily sediment stretching for dozens of miles in all directions. Their discovery suggests that a lot of oil from the Deepwater Horizon didn't simply evaporate or dissipate into the water — it has settled to the seafloor.

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Comment by Justen Robertson
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Oh wow, you mean it didn't magically disappear into an alternate dimension where we don't have to worry about it? But that's not what the news told me! Damn you, laws of physics and your conservation of matter!

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