Oil Drilling in Arctic Ocean: A Push into Uncharted Waters

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As the U.S. and Russia take the first steps to drill for oil and gas in the Arctic Ocean, experts say the harsh climate, icy seas, and lack of infrastructure means a sizeable oil spill would be very difficult to clean up and could cause extensive environmental damage. BY ED STRUZIK

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