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Susan Shaw:
The oil spill's toxic trade-off

TEDxOilSpill · 16:42 · Filmed Jun 2010
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Break down the oil slick, keep it off the shores: that's grounds for pumping toxic dispersant into the Gulf, say clean-up overseers. Susan Shaw shows evidence it's sparing some beaches only at devastating cost to the health of the deep sea.

Marine toxicologist
Susan Shaw is an internationally recognized marine toxicologist, author and explorer. Full bio
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