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World's Largest Oil Skimmer

World's Largest Oil Skimmer
The vessel "A Whale," is a massive super-tanker modified to skim oil from the Gulf of Mexico is anchored in the Mississippi River. Once deployed, it could suck up more than 20 million gallons of oil fouled water per day.


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Posted by nova on July 4, 2010
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