They meet up with several mechanics who have been working higher up in the mine, and they, too, climb aboard. And officials here say they're making good headway for an early rescue. Scholastic News Online is a free resource with breaking news and highlights from the print magazine. Once ventilation for the mine was approved, the miners also were given a small ration of cigarettes. Some are back working in mines. But this gray wall is different. The couple had talked by video once a week, and she said that he had repeated the promise he made to her in his initial letter from inside the mine:
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The men emerged in good health. Women light candles for the 33 trapped miners trapped underground by the mine collapse in Chile. All quotes delayed a minimum of 15 minutes. But the story behind their rescue is not well known, especially that the man who spearheaded it, a Catholic deacon from Texas, says that the only explanation for the rescue was a miracle. Getting the Press excited and the conspiracy theorists bouncing around their bunkers.
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The trapped miners turn their backs on the curtain of stone and split into two groups. Poet Charles Sorley killed at Loos. Many of the miners came bounding out of their rescue capsule as pictures of energy and health, able not only to walk, but, in one case, to leap around, hug everyone in sight and lead cheers. Another group works about a hundred feet above them, fortifying a passageway, while still others are resting in the Refuge, a room carved out of the rock some 2, feet down. The exhibition, which opened just before the first anniversary of the mine collapse and will remain until May, includes other relics of the operation and some mementos, such as the Bible the miners prayed with daily and the watch they used to mark the days underground. Some have returned to mining, some face unemployment and continued psychological fallout.
Rescue workers in Chile, who have been maintaining hour shifts, have done a good job of helping the miners do the same, using three narrow boreholes to lower them what they need to make their sq. The rescue was planned with extreme care. He would marry her properly in a church wedding, followed by the honeymoon they never had. NASA has offered a robot equipped with technology to explore the seabed, which would allow the search team reach areas covered in mud. At the Smithsonian Visit. Also on this day Play video. The Colorado grand jury investigating the case of child beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey, who was murdered in December , is dismissed and the Boulder County district attorney announces no indictments will be made due to insufficient evidence.