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|i found this crazy thing in the desert of algeria.|
i have no idee what this it but it looks great.
found date: 19.07.2006
found by: minel72
|I first found the contrails and thought they might be powerlines, but they stopped abruptly, so I zoomed in and found the airliner. By zooming way out, it seems to be enroute from Grand Rapids MI to Detroit Metro Mi. Does anyone know why a/c in flight have these ghost images? Is it because the satellite is moving in a different direction when the photo is take?||10/02/2005||1,027|
|A huge ancient fish trap has been found in an estuary after it was spotted in aerial photographs on Google Earth.|
|Archeologists have found a 600 years old shipwreck from the late 1300s buried in the mud of a bay in central Stockholm. Scientists expect buried ship to be well-preserved.||03/09/2006||641|
|The biggest meteoroid ever found on earth, named "Hoba-Meteorite". It's located near Grootfontein/Namibia and has an 66-ton iron body.|
For more infos: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoba_meteorite
|In archaeology, Schöningen is famous for eight palaeolithic wooden spears found in an opencast mine near the town. The spears are about 270,000 years old, and are the world's oldest known wooden artifacts. They were found in combination with the remains of about 20 wild horses, whose bones contain numerous butchery marks. This is considered proof that early humans were active hunters. ||04/27/2007||921|
|A composite of aerial photographs found of Lady Elliot Island. (A small coral island found of the coast of south-east Queensland, the southern-most island of the great barrier reef)||08/12/2008||758|
|At the end of th 1980th. archeologists found remains of a viking fort. It was measured to 125 meters in diameter and was constructed in the year around 980.|
It's similar to the forts allready found in Denmark: Trelleborg at Slagelse, Aggersborg at the Limfjorden, Fyrkat at Hobro and Nonnebakken in Odense.
1/4 of it today is visible and was rebuild the way experts ...
|Prehistoric Fossils found at the Holzmaden site. These fossils come from the Jurassic Period, 180 million years ago, when the whole of Europe was submerged under a tropical sea. This sea was the habitat of various saurians. Their skeletons have been preserved in the shale as a unique testimony to the prehistoric world - nowhere in the world are they to be found in such great numbers and so well...||07/19/2006||301|
|This is XJ580, seen here at its new home - the Tangmere Military Aviation Museum. She had previously been on display in Christchurch where she stood as a memorial to the aviation industry in the area, having been restored to superb condition by the Sea Vixen Society. Unfortunately she was then rather neglected. Being outside and at the mercy of both the weather and vandalism had left her with a...||09/19/2007||347|
|This is NOT a crater. It does not match any terrain that surrounds it, and the highlights of the light are opposed to those found in the surrounding craters which means this in rising into the air and not sinking into the ground. There are no Hard edges to define this shape as solid as the craters around it and it is visible from very far away. You may not care for the 4 lights found close b...||03/24/2010||687|
|The ancient road of Tibirke is from the Iron Age (500BC - 0) and is 100 meters long and 3 meters wide.|
Under the road was found another road which was dated back to 2800 BC. Pillows for a bridge was found too. That road was 150 meters long.
The road appeared 1943 through turf digging.
Link with photo and Google mapping:
|The cirque of the Seven Rila Lakes is the largest in all of Rila Mountain. It is centered East of Haidyta Peak (also known as Hermit Peak) and South of the steap rock slopes of Razdela Ridge and Otovishka Peak, found to the West of the peak directly above Kidney lake. The cirque opens to the North and feeds the German River, which is a main source of the Stryma River. The lakes of the cirque ar...||01/05/2006||687|