This article is over 11 years old StateImpact 2 Years After BP’s Big SpillIt's two years to the day since an explosion rocked the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico. For StateImpact Texas, Terrence Henry looks at lessons learned and how the Gulf Coast has recovered. Terrence Henry, KUT | Posted on April 21, 2012, 12:10 AM Share Facebook Twitter/X LinkedIn Email For more, visit StateImpact Texas. To see photos of the spill and read more about the recovery process, visit the StateImpact Texas website. StateImpact is a collaboration with KUHF, KUT Austin and NPR.