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Letter: The canaries in the coal mine

Published 10/02/2012, West Central Tribune

Years ago, before there was lots of technology, underground miners would take canaries with them when they went into the mines, the reason being the canaries could sense ground tremors before the miners would and become agitated, thereby warning the miners.

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