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TEDxOilSpill conference

By Nicole Allan A TED-affiliated conference in Washington, D.C., on Monday attracted a who’s who of the environmental and scientific worlds to address the oil spill. In true TED fashion, talks were brief and ranged from scientific breakdowns of the chemistry of oil in water to the performance of a piece of postmodern music inspired [...]


TEDx tackles the oil spill

Watch a live webcast here on Monday, beginning at 9:00 a.m.


  Black and blue: Portraits of the Gulf

In anticipation of the TEDx conference on Monday, June 28, which will gather together some big brains to share their thoughts, ideas and experience on the Gulf oil spill, photographers Kris Krüg, James Duncan Davidson and Pinar Özger, traveled to the region to document the effects of the spill from plane, truck and boat.

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