Looking Back on the 2010 Chilean Mine Disaster: What Have We Learned?

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Nearly a decade ago, a major crisis riveted the world: in 2010, a cave-in at a copper mine in the Atacama Desert of Chile trapped 33 men 700 meters underground. The men, trapped more than two thousand feet below the surface and three miles from the mine’s entrance, were alive but in desperate straits: they… Continue reading Looking Back on the 2010 Chilean Mine Disaster: What Have We Learned?