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Aug 06, 2013

Mary Waller’s latest research project could make the difference between life and death for a trapped miner someday....

Jul 03, 2013

Two engineers learn about mine rescue in Sudbury


May 01, 2013

“Fighting” an underground fire as a...

Feb 19, 2013

Mine rescue may be coming out of the obscurity of anonymity under the microscope of scientific research.