The natural phenomenon which was discovered off the coast of Antarctica, and has been called “icicle of death” may have marked the beginning of life on Earth. To such conclusion, the group of experts who have studied the chemical composition of ice stalactites.
Thus they questioned the old theory of the origin of life on our planet, according to which it was born in the warm tropical seas. Ice stalactites called ‘icicle of death’ as reaching the base of the sea, they form a web of ice that kills all living things. Read the rest of this entry »