January 6, 2011 4:11 PM

Scientists: BP's oil lingers, but bacteria ate natural gas

Scientists are still trying to account for what happened to all of the oil from the BP blowout in the Gulf of Mexico, but they now know what happened to the even greater amounts of natural gas that gushed from the broken well. Bacteria ate just about all of it by August.

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