Lessons from the Deepwater Horizon Disaster

Technology failures, perils of deepwater drilling among Gulf oil spill's lessons (6:50)

In his new book, "A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea," Washington Post reporter Joel Achenbach chronicles the 2010 struggle to stop what would become the nation's worst off-shore oil spill. Hari Sreenivasan speaks with Achenbach about the battle to plug the BP Macondo well, the lessons learned and the future of deepwater drilling.

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Nomack, M. (2011). Technology failures, perils of deepwater drilling among Gulf oil spill's lessons (6:50). Retrieved from http://www.eoearth.org/view/video/51cbf15d7896bb431f6a53fa

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