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  • Chile mine rescue dwarfs others: World's Top 5 mine rescues

    Chile mine rescue dwarfs others: World's Top 5 mine rescues

    The technical difficulty of the ongoing Chile mine rescue may put it in the history books for some time as the most impressive mining rescue. Many of the miners have now emerged from their enclave more than 2,000 feet underground, where they awaited rescue for 69 days. Below are some of most notable mine rescues in recent times.

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  • Chile mine rescue dwarfs others: World's Top 5 mine rescues

    Chile mine rescue dwarfs others: World's Top 5 mine rescues

    The technical difficulty of the ongoing Chile mine rescue may put it in the history books for some time as the most impressive mining rescue. Many of the miners have now emerged from their enclave more than 2,000 feet underground, where they awaited rescue for 69 days. Below are some of most notable mine rescues in recent times.

  • Chile mine rescue shows how far mine safety has come

    Chile mine rescue shows how far mine safety has come

    The Chile mine rescue effort is believed to be the deepest ever and the survivors have been underground longer than anyone who has made it out alive.

  • 3 rescues Chile miners could take hope from

    3 rescues Chile miners could take hope from

    With 33 Chilean miners trapped nearly a half-mile underground since Aug. 5, the country might take hope from past successful rescue missions. Here are three examples from China, America, and the Philippines.