Les Schaffer wrote:
> 6. the nuclear explosion used in the Soviet Union to seal a gas leak
> was exceptional in one regard: there was a layer of clay located well
> below the surface within which the nuke was detonated. the theory was
> that the nuke pushed the layer of clay hard enough that the gas pipe
> was seriously bent/distorted, hence sealing that well.
there is no such clay layer @ the GOM site as far as i know.