The Oil Rig Disease

| Mon Jun. 21, 2010 9:27 PM EDT

Gulf of Mexico Oil Rigs: 1942-2005 from tsinn on Vimeo.

This video by the Swordpress graphically shows how the Gulf of Mexico has been transformed from a wilderness to an urban ocean in only six decades. Note the deeper wells are represented by larger dots and how that trend has developed over time. HT Deep Sea News.