Tech & Science Elon Musk has offered to help rescue the Thai soccer team stuck in a cave

06:05  05 july  2018
06:05  05 july  2018 Source:   businessinsider.com.au

Thai soccer team trapped in a cave have a 'limited amount of time' to be rescued as oxygen levels drop

  Thai soccer team trapped in a cave have a 'limited amount of time' to be rescued as oxygen levels drop Officials are concerned about the oxygen levels in the cave where a Thai soccer team has been trapped for 13 days. -Officials are concerned about the oxygen levels in the cave where a Thai soccer team has been trapped for 13 days.

Elon Musk has said he is "happy to help " with the rescue of the Thai soccer team currently stuck in a cave . — Elon Musk (@ elonmusk ) July 4, 2018. It's unclear what Musk could be able to contribute to the rescue team which has assembled from around the world.

Watch rescuers reach soccer team stuck in cave . The Wild Boar soccer team and its coach were assessed overnight and appear to have sustained only light injuries such as skin rashes, according to Thai Navy Seals.

Elon Musk wearing a suit and tie © Provided by Business Insider Inc Elon Musk has said he is "happy to help" with the rescue of the Thai soccer team currently stuck in a cave.

The Tesla CEO was asked by a Twitter user if he could provide a helping hand with the recovery of the 12 boys and their coach who have been stuck in a Thai cave for nearly two weeks, and Musk replied in the affirmative a few hours later.

It's unclear what Musk could be able to contribute to the rescue team which has assembled from around the world.

'He’s the one I trust': Coach praised as 'real hero' in Thai cave saga

  'He’s the one I trust': Coach praised as 'real hero' in Thai cave saga As parents implore people not to blame the soccer coach who accompanied 12 boys into a cave, one of his former players has heaped praise on the 25-year-old.Tham Luang: A close friend of some of the Thai soccer players trapped in the Tham Luang cave has declared the “real hero” of the saga that has riveted Thailand and gripped the world is the team’s coach, 25-year-old Ekaphol "Ake" Chantawong.

The 12 boys and their coach had been trapped in a flooded cave for more than a week.Published OnJuly 2, 2018CreditImage by Royal Thai Army. Half a dozen countries sent teams to help , including the United States, whose team of 30 included 17 Air Force search-and- rescue specialists.

Rescuers in northern Thailand raced against time and an ominous monsoon season to extricate a youth soccer team trapped in partially flooded cave in advance

First, the SpaceX chief executive has been increasingly engaging with fans and others on Twitter. In April and May his tweeting quadrupled, and Quartz counted that 80% of all his Twitter interactions in May were replies rather than original posts.

The reason for the shift is not clear, but Musk's tweets have driven business in the past.

Last year, Musk made a bet on Twitter with Atlassian's Mike Cannon-Brookes that Tesla could build the world's largest lithium-ion battery in Australia in 100 days, or the company would do it for free.

The project met its deadline which, if it had been missed, Musk had said would have cost him "probably $US50 million or more."

Dr Richard Harris and dive partner Craig Challen say thanks after successful dive rescue .
<p>Dr Richard Harris and his dive partner Craig Challen have issued a statement after the successful cave dive rescue of 12 trapped boys and their football coach.</p>The Adelaide doctor was the last person out of the cave after the daring mission.

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