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'Mysterious' Baltic Sea Object Is a Glacial Deposit
LiveScience.com on Yahoo ^ | 8/30/12 | Natalie Wolchover | LiveScience.com

Posted on 08/30/2012 12:36:38 PM PDT by NormsRevenge

A feature on the floor of the Baltic Sea that was discovered last summer by Swedish treasure hunters is making headlines once again. The latest media coverage draws upon an hour-long radio interview with Peter Lindberg, head of the Ocean X Team (which made the "discovery"), in which Lindberg delivers a string of cryptic and titillating statements about the "strange" and "mysterious" seafloor object his team has been exploring for a year.

Lindberg discusses various possibilities for what the object might be: "It has these very strange stair formations, and if it is constructed, it must be constructed tens of thousands of years ago before the Ice Age," he said in the radio interview. (The peak of the most recent Ice Age occurred some 20,000 years ago.)

"If this is Atlantis, that would be quite amazing," he said. ..

Lindberg acknowledges that the object could instead be a natural formation, such as a meteorite that penetrated the ice during the Ice Age, or an underwater volcano; however, he gives the impression that scientists are baffled by it. ..

Also adding titillation, Lindberg says a documentary is being made about the seafloor anomaly — the location of which he has not disclosed — and he's saving some juicy details for the footage. "We're not telling everything," he said. "We will reveal some quite interesting things in the documentary."

The divers recently gave samples of stone from the object to Volker Brüchert, an associate professor of geology at Stockholm University. Swedish tabloids quote Brüchert as saying: "I was surprised when I researched the material I found a great black stone that could be a volcanic rock. My hypothesis is that this object, this structure was formed during the Ice Age many thousands of years ago."

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TOPICS: Culture/Society
KEYWORDS: balticsea; deposit; glacial; mysterious
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This story has taken a glacial turn for now.

so much for ancient city or abandoned old space craft remnant.

1 posted on 08/30/2012 12:36:42 PM PDT by NormsRevenge
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2 posted on 08/30/2012 12:37:34 PM PDT by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi)
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sonar image
3 posted on 08/30/2012 12:38:46 PM PDT by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi)
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OK where’s the wierd hair guy saying it’s Aliens?


4 posted on 08/30/2012 12:39:07 PM PDT by COBOL2Java (FUMR)
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To: NormsRevenge
Yes. The spacecraft in The Thing was in a glacier as well...


5 posted on 08/30/2012 12:41:31 PM PDT by null and void (Day 1319 of our ObamaVacation from reality - Obama, a queer and present danger)
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6 posted on 08/30/2012 12:42:51 PM PDT by Sloth (If a tax break counts as "spending" then every time I don't rob a bank should be a "deposit.")
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To: NormsRevenge

Oh.....so that’s where that thing went.


7 posted on 08/30/2012 12:43:20 PM PDT by blueunicorn6 ("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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To: NormsRevenge
Just because it looks like something which man or aliens made doesn't mean it was.

8 posted on 08/30/2012 12:46:14 PM PDT by Vigilanteman (Obama: Fake black man. Fake Messiah. Fake American. How many fakes can you fit in one Zer0?)
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I love this line from the Yahoo article: the original sonar scan image captured by the divers last summer, in which the object resembles a crashed UFO spaceship.

That's funny. IOW, the object's shape reminded someone of the fictional Hollywood represenation of a crashed (Unidentified Flying Object) "spaceship."

How dumb has our society become? Or has it always been this dumb?

9 posted on 08/30/2012 12:48:32 PM PDT by Bernard Marx
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I don’t believe the ‘ol man is still there..


10 posted on 08/30/2012 12:50:14 PM PDT by brivette
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To: NormsRevenge
Found it


11 posted on 08/30/2012 12:52:06 PM PDT by wastedyears (The First Law of Heavy Metal: Not all metal is satanic.)
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To: brivette

His wife drove him to a breakdown . . .


12 posted on 08/30/2012 12:53:37 PM PDT by Vigilanteman (Obama: Fake black man. Fake Messiah. Fake American. How many fakes can you fit in one Zer0?)
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Or has it always been this dumb?

Do witches float or sink? I think we've always been like this...

/johnny

13 posted on 08/30/2012 12:56:36 PM PDT by JRandomFreeper (Gone Galt)
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14 posted on 08/30/2012 12:56:36 PM PDT by cuban leaf (Were doomed! Details at eleven.)
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To: NormsRevenge

I don’t care what it is but it’s awesome.

OTOH,
It looks like a cap on a bottle which is buried. When that cap gets finally lifted, inside the bottle will be found THE lost BC.


15 posted on 08/30/2012 12:56:41 PM PDT by 1_Rain_Drop
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To: NormsRevenge

Paleolithic Pacman


16 posted on 08/30/2012 12:59:44 PM PDT by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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To: NormsRevenge

They have one of these things in a park in Oxnard.


17 posted on 08/30/2012 1:03:38 PM PDT by blueunicorn6 ("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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To: NormsRevenge
Nah, doesn't look anything like a UFO.


18 posted on 08/30/2012 1:19:40 PM PDT by yefragetuwrabrumuy
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To: NormsRevenge

Is that?....is that?......blast marks?


19 posted on 08/30/2012 1:30:07 PM PDT by blueunicorn6 ("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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Similar eh?

20 posted on 08/30/2012 1:56:44 PM PDT by itsahoot (Write in Palin in 2012, Just to pi$$ off the Romulins)
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