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View Diary: BP LMRP Liveblog Mothership: Day Nine (88 comments)

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  •  CNN: New Top Hat (2+ / 0-)
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    wader, vets74

    CNN just clarified that the old top hat sitting at the bottom of the ocean will not be used. Instead, another top hat will be used.

    Last night, I saw on CNN at BP official (It may have been Hayward) say that implosion (The nuclear option) was seriously being considered.

    •  Mathematical simulation was dome early May. (2+ / 0-)
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      wader, blueoasis

      400-meter depth and 15 kiloton device => sealed well.

      You need the 400-meter depth because the sea bed is soft rock. At 400-meters you're getting 300,000 PSI when the cavity collapses.

      Angry White Males + Personality Disorder delusionals + Career criminals + White Racists + Pro-Life Christians =EQ= The GOPer Base

      by vets74 on Thu Jun 03, 2010 at 07:42:37 AM PDT

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    •  If I am seeing this correctly, the expected (1+ / 0-)
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      LMRP Cap #2 has a big number "4" on it in the multi-view cam pages.

      "So, please stay where you are. Don't move and don't panic. Don't take off your shoes! Jobs is on the way."

      by wader on Thu Jun 03, 2010 at 11:06:52 AM PDT

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