The Oiled Wildlife Care Network has an excellent blog about their efforts to mitigate the impacts of the spill on endangered species of the Gulf Coast. They informed us that Google Earth is tracking the spill.
A good article here about how the feds are collaborating with BP to keep us all in the dark about the extent of the spill and who will pay the costs of cleanup (hint: rhymes with ‘snacksprayers’).
Discover Mag is already thinking about the next big spill.
Here’s a good collection of images from the Nashville Flood.
In vivisection news, mice (and thus, probably other mammals too) can synthesize their own morphine.