Monday, June 7, 2010

Fast Draw - Putting the Oil Spill in Perspective

Yesterday, on the CBS Sunday Morning Show the Fast Draw team illustrated the size of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill relative to daily energy consumption in the United States. The video compares not only how much oil is used in the US everyday, but also the amount of coal and hydro power consumed in the US. Watch the video below.


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