The Gulf of Mexico is the Atlantic and yes they think that it got caught up in the Gulf Stream which flows from the gulf up to Greenland.
3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 16/06/2012
Somehow the weight of the fluid in either the drillstring or the casing became unweighted and the formation pressure was transmitted to the drilling rig (a blowout). A Blowout preventor mounted on the sea floor is supposed to...
4 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 07/05/2010
The leak is about 5,000 ft down, according to the media.
1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 30/05/2010
It is hurting the fishes and animals and I heard that new Orleans supplies like 70% of the sea food to the United states
2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 30/06/2011
there were none
1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 17/06/2012
The only destruction will be to wildlife living near the surface and to some of the shallow water environments. It isn't going to cause earthquakes or acid rain or any of the alarming scenarios that people dream up. The claim that the gulf...
3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 03/07/2011
It will never reach the Great Lakes. For one, the areas around the shorelines and mouths of the rivers will take it all; and for second, rivers run downstream *towards* the ocean, not the other way around.
2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 01/06/2010
The warm water current that runs constantly up from the Gulf of Mexico (known as the Gulf Stream) and the resulting southwesterly...
6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 07/05/2008