I had made the initial cuts and knew the tree was close to falling. My wife and I had just tried to pull it down with some rope, but it obviously needed a little more cutting. 284 more words
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“Near-miss : A sequence of events and/or conditions that could have resulted in loss. This loss was prevented only by a fortuitous break in the chain of events and/or conditions. 786 more words
When Norman Johnson first found, and named, all the Johnson solids in the latter 1960s, he came across a number of “near-misses” — polyhedra which are… 374 more words
If this guy was a cat, he’d probably used up about eight of his lives on this one!
The truck in this video runs a red light and smacks a car. 36 more words