Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Tell A Friend Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites
OpEdNews Op Eds

Oil Kills the World. Melanoma spreads across The Gulf of Mexico. By Chris Landau (geologist)

By       Message Chris Landau       (Page 1 of 1 pages)     Permalink    (# of views)   3 comments

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; (more...) ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags  (less...)
Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It Headlined to H3 4/28/10

Author 47248
Become a Fan
  (55 fans)
- Advertisement -

Oil Kills the World. Melanoma spreads across The Gulf of Mexico. By Chris Landau (geologist)

Oil Blowout from Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig and ruptured pressurized oil pipelines power ongoing widespread oil pollution proliferation across the Gulf of Mexico.

Legislate for 50 % of oil company profits to go into renewable energy.

- Advertisement -

Louisiana, Mississippi, Florida, Alabama and Texas must get the environmental cleanup crews mobilized.

Prepare for a massive environmental disaster in these coastal waters and on these beaches. Get funding from BP. This is not a once of spill. This pressurized "fire-hydrant-type-blowout" will only stop if the well is sealed or the oil and gas pressure drops. That could be many months. It is going to be a long hard cleanup that is being fed by ongoing pressurized oil spreading unseen along the ocean floor.

We are not fooled by the word spill when referring to oil blowouts such as "spills and leakage" which imply something benign like, "we spilt a glass of water or there is a small plumbing leak." Mitigation and damage control by the oil companies begins with word sanitization long before they ever get to clean up any of their pollution. Sadly we take their pollution and spread it across the world for them.

- Advertisement -

BP and Trans Ocean have lost control of the oil well blow out in the Gulf of Mexico.

We are being fed lies that the oil companies have the situation under control. The speed of spread of oil is far too rapid. This is a highly pressurized blowout from a great depth. It seems it will be a long time before anyone gets any control of this situation.

One gets the feeling that the people responsible for word mitigation are just feeding us platitudes or are totally incompetent at their job or have no technical knowledge of what is happening.

Warnings and Recommendations

I read about drilling a second well next to the first one to pump in mud or cement. This will only loosen the existing casing, enlarge the fractures and cracks around this spurting well. It will probably lead to the underground formation blowout which will create gigantic underground voids which will be impossible to seal. I suggest they first seal this well before drilling another and making an even bigger environmental disaster by creating a permanent ocean floor that is pumping oil.

- Advertisement -

Do not let this happen in Santa Barbara. One oil disaster there is big enough. Stop the drilling for oil into the 3000 mile Santa Barbara Fault Zone. Shut down all oil drilling and pumping permanently.

Change to clean renewable energy like solar, wind hydro-electricity and wave power.

Chris Landau (geologist) April 27, 2010


- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

I was born in South Africa in 1958. I came to the USA with my wife and three daughters in 2003. We became US citizens in 2009 and 2010. My wife Susan is a Special Education English Teacher. She has a bachelor's degree in Micro anatomy and (more...)

Chris Landau Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
   (Opens new browser window)

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

B.P, Halliburton and Transocean have unleashed Armageddon and now there is no stopping it.

Magnitude 3.0 Earthquake hits Gulf of Mexico New Orleans Region by Geologist Chris Landau

Can it rain oily compounds in the Gulf of Mexico? Yes! Chris Landau geologist & meteorologist

BP Gulf oil blowout still gushes Benzene, Hydrogen Sulfide, Methyl Chloride, Sulfur Dioxide. Chris Landau geologist/met

B.P. SHOW US THE MUDLOGS! By geologist, Chris Landau

BP-Halliburton-Transocean-Well is loosing 60% or 9824psi of oil and gas pressure to the strata.Chris Landau(geologist)