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'Britain's Atlantis' found at bottom of North sea
Daily Mail ^ | 7-6-12 | David Waugh

Posted on 07/06/2012 5:11:33 AM PDT by Dysart

Divers have found traces of ancient land swallowed by waves 8500 years ago Doggerland once stretched from Scotland to Denmark Rivers seen underwater by seismic scans Britain was not an island - and area under North Sea was roamed by mammoths and other giant animals Described as the 'real heartland' of Europe Had population of tens of thousands - but devastated by sea level rises

Britain's Atlantis' - a hidden underwater world swallowed by the North Sea - has been discovered by divers working with science teams from the University of St Andrews.

Doggerland, a huge area of dry land that stretched from Scotland to Denmark was slowly submerged by water between 18,000 BC and 5,500 BC.

Divers from oil companies have found remains of a 'drowned world' with a population of tens of thousands - which might once have been the 'real heartland' of Europe.

A team of climatologists, archaeologists and geophysicists has now mapped the area using new data from oil companies - and revealed the full extent of a 'lost land' once roamed by mammoths.

(Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...


TOPICS: History
KEYWORDS: atlantis; catastrophism; denmark; doggerland; godsgravesglyphs; mesolithic; middleearth; northsea; numenor; scotland; storegga; storeggaslide; tsunami
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1 posted on 07/06/2012 5:11:43 AM PDT by Dysart
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To: SunkenCiv
People seem to think rising sea levels are a new thing - but it’s a cycle of Earht history that has happened many many times.'

Sunkenciv indeed. Sea, this is what happens when The King isn't around to calm the oceans: the Earht (sic) succumbs to forces otherwise beyond the control of mere mortals.

2 posted on 07/06/2012 5:19:37 AM PDT by Dysart (Race card is tyranny. Don't be cowed.)
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To: Dysart

If Obama lived then, he would have stopped it.


3 posted on 07/06/2012 5:22:13 AM PDT by Thorliveshere
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To: Dysart
Hmmm rising sea levels... we need a culprit.

Woolly mammoths must have been the prehistoric equivalent of the SUV.

4 posted on 07/06/2012 5:25:43 AM PDT by The_Victor (If all I want is a warm feeling, I should just wet my pants.)
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To: Dysart

guess the Vikings got to the Orkney Islands wayyyy earlier than thought...


5 posted on 07/06/2012 5:25:46 AM PDT by ConservativeDude
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To: Dysart

It was all those Celts driving their SUV’s to visit Mickey and Minney Mammoth land. Added to this was all of the polution from the flint axe and knife factories. These sources poluted so much that the ice caps melted... There you have it: Al Globull Warming hockey stick curve proof... /s


6 posted on 07/06/2012 5:26:15 AM PDT by Lucky Dog
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To: Dysart

It was all those Celts driving their SUV’s to visit Mickey and Minney Mammoth land. Added to this was all of the polution from the flint axe and knife factories. These sources poluted so much that the ice caps melted... There you have it: Al Globull Warming hockey stick curve proof... /s


7 posted on 07/06/2012 5:26:23 AM PDT by Lucky Dog
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To: Dysart

It’s a cycle of Earht history that has happened many many times.

Agree
See Noah


8 posted on 07/06/2012 5:31:44 AM PDT by Vaduz
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To: Lucky Dog

The earth has been warming and cooling and the oceans have been rising and falling for 4 billion years.


9 posted on 07/06/2012 5:32:03 AM PDT by Eric in the Ozarks
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To: The_Victor

“Woolly mammoths must have been the prehistoric equivalent of the SUV.”

Those BIG suckers passed one “H” of a lot of wind.


10 posted on 07/06/2012 5:53:22 AM PDT by rockinqsranch (Dems, Libs, Socialists, call 'em what you will, they ALL have fairies livin' in their trees.)
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To: Dysart

Probably about the same time Elizabeth Warren’s ancestors were walking across the Bering Strait via that land bridge.


11 posted on 07/06/2012 6:49:27 AM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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To: Dysart

If they hadn’t been burning all that peat and releasing all that CO2 and methane, then it would still be here...........


12 posted on 07/06/2012 7:01:28 AM PDT by Red Badger (Think logically. Act normally.................)
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To: Dysart
Divers have found traces of ancient land swallowed by waves 8500 years ago. . . .

That darn global warming!

13 posted on 07/06/2012 7:09:30 AM PDT by Charles Henrickson (Bush's fault.)
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To: Excellence

srbfl


14 posted on 07/06/2012 10:09:14 AM PDT by Excellence (9/11 was an act of faith.)
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To: Dysart; 75thOVI; agrace; aimhigh; Alice in Wonderland; AndrewC; aragorn; aristotleman; ...

Note: this topic is from 7/06/2012.

Thanks Dysart, soimehow or other I managed to miss this last year.


15 posted on 08/31/2013 8:35:51 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (It's no coincidence that some "conservatives" echo the hard left.)
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To: StayAt HomeMother; Ernest_at_the_Beach; decimon; 1010RD; 21twelve; 24Karet; 2ndDivisionVet; ...

Note: this topic is from 7/06/2012.

Thanks Dysart, soimehow or other I managed to miss this last year.

16 posted on 08/31/2013 8:36:14 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (It's no coincidence that some "conservatives" echo the hard left.)
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To: Dysart

Here’s what happened:
http://www.threeimpacts-twoevents.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/COMET-IMPACT-ANALYSIS-AND-EFFECTS-20Aug2013.pdf

Enjoy!


17 posted on 08/31/2013 8:53:19 AM PDT by mj81
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To: Red Badger

Has anybody from the “green” community commented yet on the amountof CO2 generated by Yosemite’s Rim Fire? Obviously, for the sake of the planet, we should tax forest fires — make them purchase carbon credits.


18 posted on 08/31/2013 9:29:26 AM PDT by afraidfortherepublic
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To: Dysart

Are they sure it’s not Mu?


19 posted on 08/31/2013 9:30:08 AM PDT by Lancey Howard
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To: Dysart

Though Gods they were -
And as the elders of our time choose to remain blind
Let us rejoice and let us sing and dance and ring in the new
Hail Atlantis!


20 posted on 08/31/2013 9:30:52 AM PDT by dfwgator
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