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NRDC and StoryCorps Bring You Oral Histories of Gulf Life After BP

Six months after the fatal Deepwater Horizon explosion, NRDC and StoryCorps have partnered to bring oral histories of life in the post-BP gulf.

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On this very sad anniversary, as six months have passed since the tragic and fatal explosion that set off the long, slow Deepwater Horizon catastrophe, the Natural Resources Defense Council have partnered with StoryCorps and Bridge the Gulf to bring us stories of Gulf state residents "living with the BP oil disaster."

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You may have heard some clips from StoryCorps—a project to create and archive oral histories around the country—on NPR. This week, they launched a new project, with animated versions of some of their more moving stories. The two available now are "Q & A," a deeply touching interview between a mother and her son with Asperberger's Asperger's about their relationship as parent and child, and "Danny & Annie," a story of a couple who are as much in love today as they were the day they met. Watch them both below:

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