Chile's Successful Rescue Sets Example for Other Countries

Americans continue to marvel at the rescue of trapped Chilean miners entombed in the collapsed San Jose mine for over 10 weeks. The 33 men were trapped longer than any other miners in history and were being rescued from a depth never tried before. Yet, Chilean officials appeared to prepare and execute the rescue smoothly and methodically. "This is very much unprecedented in that never have so many people been trapped so long, so far down," said JD Polk, Chief of Space Medicine at NASA....Full Story
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