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Chilean Mine Rescue

Friday, October 15th, 2010 by Diane Chandler

For 69 days, , 33 Chilean miners survived the most harrowing experience of their lives.  Trapped in a mine one-half mile beneath the earth’s surface for what seemed like eternity, these minors were rescued Wednesday and Thursday of this week.  The world watched.  We held our breath and experienced the relief and exhilaration of each of the minors making their debuts to the surface, cocooned in the safety of the man-made capsule. Read the rest of this entry »