Arctic Battle: Oil Drilling Still Faces Environmental Concerns

The bottom of the Chukchi Sea, off Alaska's north shore, is one of the most hotly contested places under the sea. It is here that Shell Oil, Co., is looking for oil and Greenpeace is trying to stop them. The oil giant has spent years and billions of dollars jockeying to be first to strike and the payoff stands to be enormous. The ocean floor inside the Arctic Circle may hold a quarter of the Earth's undiscovered oil, enough to drastically reduce the United States' dependency on foreign...Full Story
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