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8 Years After Deepwater Horizon Explosion, Is Another Disaster Waiting To Happen?

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8 Years After Deepwater Horizon Explosion, Is Another Disaster Waiting To Happen?

Eight years after the deadly Deepwater Horizon explosion, a safety watchdog aims to prevent another disaster. But it faces multiple challenges, and a shift in focus under the Trump administration.

Fluid Dynamics Deeb
Theme from Endless Sunset Deeb
Andromede Vibes (Ode To Samurai Champloo) Kyo Itachi
An Anti-Immigration Speech Divided Britain 50 Years Ago. It Still Echoes Today

Britain's Conservative Party politician Enoch Powell, right, listens to two demonstrators in Canada in April 1968, reading a petition that describes him as a "racist."APhide caption

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An Anti-Immigration Speech Divided Britain 50 Years Ago. It Still Echoes Today

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Sunlight Sleepstream
A Waltz With The Seventh Crane Sleepstream
After Alert On Russian Hacks, Bigger Push To Protect Power Grid

In the control room of PJM Interconnection, employees monitor a power grid that stretches across the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic.PJM Interconnectionhide caption

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After Alert On Russian Hacks, Bigger Push To Protect Power Grid

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Phantom Grip Rival Consoles
Unfolding Rival Consoles
Yaruse Nakio No Beat Number Girl
How Pokemon Inspired A Citizen Science Project To Monitor Tiny Streams

In the fall of 2017, left, Stream Tracker volunteer John Hammond found this creek near Fort Collins, Colo., to be dry. A year later, it was flowing again.Kira Puntenney-Desmond/Colorado State Universityhide caption

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How Pokemon Inspired A Citizen Science Project To Monitor Tiny Streams

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Pokémon, I Choose You! Junichi Masuda, Shinji Miyazaki
Burning Battle Field Junichi Masuda, Shinji Miyazaki
'I'm Gonna Listen To Myself Again': Ashley Monroe On Singing Through Pain

Monroe isn't shy about her accomplishments on Sparrow; the singer admits to blasting the album in her car.Hannah Burton/Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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'I'm Gonna Listen To Myself Again': Ashley Monroe On Singing Through Pain

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Wild Love Ashley Monroe
Rexanimarum Nash, Israel & Israel Nash Gripka
8 Years After Deepwater Horizon Explosion, Is Another Disaster Waiting To Happen?

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8 Years After Deepwater Horizon Explosion, Is Another Disaster Waiting To Happen?

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Empty Space Lapa
Talk to the Bass Lapa
Wasp Nest The National
'We Came A Long Way': After Prison, A New Chance For A Dad And His Daughter

Ralph Gagliardo was incarcerated for much of his daughter Abby's childhood. At StoryCorps, they talk about their relationship while he was in prison and after he returned home.Daniel Sitts/StoryCorpshide caption

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'We Came A Long Way': After Prison, A New Chance For A Dad And His Daughter

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Sunken Eyes (Instrumental) Weinland
Beauty Distant.Lo
Nemesis Aaron Parks
Peaceful Warrior Aaron Parks
Do You Feel Me Steve Arrington & Dâm-Funk
Reactor GoGo Penguin
Bardo GoGo Penguin
Friday I'm in Love The Imaginary Trio
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