Amazing Archival Footage Of A Soviet Nuke Plugging A Leaking Gas Well

Want some idea of how a nuke can plug a well?

A reader sent us this video of how the USSR plugged a gas well that was burning and leaking out of control.

When it finally comes to this (maybe sometime in September?) we look forward to the disclaimer on the BP announcement: this has never been tried at a depth of 5,000 feet below sea level.

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