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NASA evaluates four possible places to land on Mars in 2016

NASA MarsNASA announced that for the next mission to Mars, scheduled for 2016, there are four possible landing sites, for a total of 22 possible candidates.

Insight probe break in March 2016 and six months to reach Mars territory, in order to investigate the formation processes of Mars, and try to understand the evolution of the rocky planets of our solar system, including Earth.

The four pre-selected points are located very close together on a plain of Ecuador on the planet called Elysium Planitia.

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Posted by on September 8, 2013 in Galaxy, Planet


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The land of maar (Alaska)

MaarMaar called relatively flat craters created by underground explosions. Commented James Bedzhet volcanologist from the University of Alaska Volcano Observatory: “The magma rises to the surface and at some point in contact with groundwater. At contact the water turns to steam, increasing in volume in 1000, which is a bombshell. “

Most maars have a diameter of 300 meters. Few of them reaching a width of up to 1.6 kilometers. The youngest of maar Native – 21,000 years. Age most of them ranges from 40,000 to 100,000 years. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on June 3, 2013 in Historical, Mysterious


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Why would the aliens our land?

the aliens ┬áThe residents of the Ryazan region Ermisch this incredible event has become a sensation. A couple of weeks ago on the field were found two knows how to form the “pit” right cylindrical. Nothing of the sort here he has never seen before.

Gawk at the strange discovery shaft threw the people of the village as well as surrounding villages. From next door summer camp teachers led the kids on the tour. Ermishintsy themselves agree that the mysterious hole in the field – not only as the machinations of representatives of extraterrestrial civilizations. The point was, it is said so. Machine-SPK “Hope” mowed clover. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on March 28, 2013 in Alien, Planet


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Land of the mud volcanoes

mud volcanoesThe world have a only 700 mud volcanoes in the world, and an estimated 300 are in the Gobustan State Reserve, southwest of Baku near the Caspian Sea in Azerbaijan.

The mud volcanoes of Azerbaijan, aspiring to become one of the natural wonders of the world, a way to highlight an unusual phenomenon: generally correspond to gas fumes that form a cone and crater of no great height from which emanates a hydrated clay usually forms sparkling lakes.

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Posted by on May 27, 2012 in Mysterious, Nature


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The land obeys Ben ford

Many are afraid of the complexity of the world. The sweeter to know that among the heaps of apparent coincidences have their own laws. Sometimes completely inexplicable. And it is even more frightening. In 1881 the American astronomer Simon New comb noticed that in the book of logarithmic tables, page numbers that start with one, worn out more than others. Upon reflection, the scientist suggested that the spread of numbers actually correspond to a logarithmic distribution: one occurs on average about 30% of cases, two – about 18% and so on up to nine, with its 5%. Although one would expect that all the figures there are approximately the same number of times.
In 1938 American physicist Frank Ben ford
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Posted by on April 18, 2012 in Historical


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The mysterious ancient land

mysterious landScientist-zoologist Englishman Slater many years spent on a thorough study of the fauna of Africa and Asia. Plunged headlong into the job, giving her all the time and effort, he drew attention to the similarity of many of our younger brothers who lived in these two far distant continent.
Particular attention was attracted by the small primates – lemurs, who did not differ from each other, both in Africa and the Indian subcontinent. It is in these days, these funny little animals are almost always cut off and left only in the Comoros and Madagascar, in the XIX century, however, at the time of Slater’s, they feel safe and comfortable both in India and Africa, and Southeast Asia, and Australia. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on March 30, 2012 in Mysterious


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