(ROBERT, La.) — Yet another mix of risky undersea robot maneuvers, containment devices and longshot odds is being prepared to fight the uncontrolled gusher feeding the worst oil spill in U.S. history.
Six weeks after the catastrophe began, oil giant BP PLC is still casting about for a way to slow down the spewing, blown-out well underneath the Gulf of Mexico that's fouling beaches, wildlife and marshland. A relief well being drilled that's considered the most reliable solution is at least two months away.
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