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|Not sure when this imagery was added, but you can see the oil spill (imagery date May 7th, 2010) via timeslider in Google Earth.||12/02/2012||462|
|NASA imagery (overlay) of the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, just south of Louisiana.
Updated April 30, 2010, to show multiple images of the spill as it creeps toward the Louisiana coast.||04/27/2010||20,158|
|Representing a narrow "keyhole" view stretching to the visible horizon of the universe, the Hubble Deep Field image covers a speck of the sky only about the width of a dime 75 feet away. Though the field is a very small sample of the heavens, it is considered representative of the typical distribution of galaxies in space, because the universe, statistically, looks largely the same in...||01/10/2009||632|
|Lake Natron is a saline lake located in northern Tanzania, close to the Kenyan border, in Africa's Great Rift Valley. The lake is quite shallow, less than three meters (10 feet) deep, and varies in width depending on its water level.|
The color of the lake is characteristic of those where very high evaporation occurs. As water evaporates during the dry season, salinity levels incr...
|This satellite image shows the extent of the oil spill on the lebanese coast as of August 1. |
This file was done by the german Center for Satellite Based Crisis Information (DLR/ZKI), I'm just spreading it. More info at http://www.zki.dlr.de/applications/2006/lebanon/lebanon_2006_en.html
|Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The rupturing of a pipeline in the morning of January 18, 2000 has been identified as the cause of this spill. The resulting slick reportedly covered about 40 km2 and did considerable damage to the bay's natural and economic health.||10/05/2005||536|
The old name for Sun Moon Lake was "Where water and sand meet". Can you imagine what this immense stretch of deep blue-green water looked like in earlier times when it was a shallow marsh covered with vibrant green water plants? According to historical records. before you stand today.
|The CSO Deep Blue is the world's largest purpose-built ultra deepwater pipelay and subsea construction vessel. It can lay flowlines and umbilicals, and support developments in water depths ranging from 75m to 2,500m.|
The CSO Deep Blue has an overall length of 206.5m and a moulded breadth of 32m. It has a moulded depth of 17.8m and an operating draught of from 7.5-8.95m, with a 10...
|This amazing water hole in the desert is an abandoned Iron Mine just outside of Copiapo, Chile. Work had to be stopped and the whole operation had to be evacuated quickly because the drilling struck a large underground natural water source and the entire site rapidly began flooding. They say it is over 85 meters. deep and that heavy machinery and camp installations are still down at the bottom ...||08/28/2006||909|
|In december 4th. 1971 during a concert by Frank Zappa a fire occured. Zappa shouted "FIRE" but the audience thaught it was a part of the gig. Someone had lit the ceiling with a flare-gun. The casino burned down.|
At the concert were also the band Deep Purple who had in mind to make their 1972 released LP "Machine Head" at the casino. But they had to go to a clo...
|Guimaras Oil Spill Aug 21st 2006||03/06/2009||490|
|Wedged into a deep sandstone gorge on the Colorado River, Glen Canyon Dam backs up water fo more than 180 miles to form beautiful Lake Powell.||08/03/2005||2,839|