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Chilean Miner Rescue: Chile Mine Collapse
Rescuers in Chile made final preparations Tuesday to begin pulling 33 trapped miners to the surface. An interactive about the Aug. 5 mine collapse and ensuing rescue effort has been updated with an explainer about what the extraction process entails.
This interactive graphic from AP.org includes four types of interactives:
- Video – view the rescue of each miner
- Step graphics – view the process from the wall collapse August 5 through the dramatic rescue October 13
- Animated graphics – view the capsule’s path as it descended from the surface to retrieve each miner
- Interactive timeline – view a detailed summary of the 69-day ordeal