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  • ‘Clinically Dead’ Woman Alive and Well
    By on October 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    Pronounced “very certainly clinically dead,” a woman at a French hospital woke up after 14 hours in a coma.

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  • BP Prepares Complex “Top Kill” Bid To Plug Well
    By on May 23, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    shmG excerpts from the International Business Times: “Government and BP officials are hopeful after extensive preparations, but are not guaranteeing that a complex attempt early this week to cap an uncontrolled underwater oil spill from a well in the Gulf of Mexico will be successful. The so-called ‘top kill’ procedure that oil major BP is tentatively scheduled to attempt on Tuesday involves plugging up the well by pumping thick ‘drilling mud’ and (more…)