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January 17th, 2012
10:15 PM ET

Video: Dangerous waters for rescue divers

Anderson Cooper talks to an expert about the conditions for rescue divers searching the Costa Concordia ship.

soundoff (4 Responses)
  1. Samuel Bogale Calgary Alberta

    Very dangerous but there are always heroes among us willing to risk their own lives!

    January 19, 2012 at 2:54 pm |
  2. Steve McCarthyh

    Didn't anybody swim to shore?

    January 19, 2012 at 1:19 am |
  3. John Wood

    There are concerns that the ship will slip into deep water. Why don't they tie it up to shore??? There are no lines on the ship yet and I imagine that it will take a lot of lines to secure it. If the ship goes into deep water it will be an even worse situation. Please ask someone why they are not tying it up. Thanks John.

    January 18, 2012 at 8:23 pm |
    • doug gardner

      with thousans of tons of weight there isn;t a rope strong enough to hold it,it whould be like trying to hold youre car with a clothes line rope,a big enough chain whold be so hevy you whould need a very large crane just to move it,one link in such a chain weighs about 300 lbs,and is as big as youre dineing room table,dont believe me???? check out an ancor chain on a container ship,or any other large ship.

      January 20, 2012 at 10:02 pm |

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