June 10th, 2010
11:47 AM ET

Fix it: Bill Nye on oil disaster suggestions

CNN is featuring ideas from iReporters and experts alike on how to help fix the oil disaster on TV. We're taking a closer look at which ones might actually work.

Bill Nye, the infamous "Science Guy" talks to CNN's Kyra Phillips today about the latest slew of ideas coming from experts, celebrities, viewers and readers of his web site and why solving the problem may not be as easy as people think - because the pressure below the ocean is much higher than anything we would experience in real life.

iReport: Have an idea on how to fix the oil disaster? Send your ideas

You can check out all of the ideas submitted so far on the blog and if you’ve got a solution to share, you can upload your video to CNN iReport.

Send the government your ideas

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  1. quinn lanham

    how about a 100 ton giant steel funnel lowered over top of oil well shaped like one u would put oil in your car at the end of the spout have flexible hose from there to top pouring oil into ships the oil wouldnt have any choice but to go up and out if the funnel is round enough it would shirly catch it all

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