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Books with title Oil Spill!: Disaster in the Gulf of Mexico

  • Oil Spill!: Disaster in the Gulf of Mexico

    Elaine Landau

    Library Binding (Millbrook Pr, March 1, 2011)
    Presents facts about the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico that began on April 20, 2010.
  • The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

    Courtney Farrell

    Library Binding (Essential Library, Jan. 1, 2011)
    Explains the causes behind the BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill; the effect on workers, animals, and the environment; and what is being done to help the Gulf Coast recover.
  • Oil Spill: Disaster in the Gulf

    Mona Chiang

    Paperback (Scholastic, March 15, 2010)
    What is oil-and why do we depend on it so much? What happened to cause the BP oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, and what can be done to stop the damage? How does it compare to other spills? This straight-talking new science series offers in-depth answers to these questions and many more as it examines various aspects of the oil industry, from drilling to refining to the many surprising petroleum-based products we use every day-like lipstick, crayons, toys, sneakers, and even shampoo. Highlights include special sections on oil consumption in the U.S., how oil compares to other forms of energy in terms of efficiency and environmental safety, and ways kids can conduct their own investigations, uncovering the science behind the headlines. Full-color pictures throughout!
  • Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

    Courtney Farrell

    Hardcover (Essential Library, Jan. 1, 2011)