Theres an App for that: BP Oil spill live feeds

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Like that. Took me 30 minutes.

Head over to http://oilslickfeeds.codeplex.com/ to get it.

Note: These are live streams from the ROV’s monitoring the damaged riser. Please be aware, as these are live streams they may freeze or be unavailable from time to time.

(thanks to the Channel 4 TV guys for putting the original web page together)

Update 08/06/2010  There was a problem with the install files. I’ve uploaded a new version. Please do let me know if there are further problems.

Update 24/06/2010  Version 1.3 has been released. please see the details here: https://rbonini.wordpress.com/2010/06/24/oil-spill-app-1-3-screencast/