Tue January 8, 2013
Drilling Rig's Thick Hull Helps Prevent Oil Spill
Originally published on Tue January 8, 2013 5:06 am
A Shell Oil drilling rig has been pulled of the rocks, where it washed up a week ago during a storm. It has been towed to a bay where divers will inspect it for damage. The incident raises questions about the oil company's controversial plans to continue exploring for oil in the Arctic Ocean this summer.