Latest topics
» *Deep 6.5 EQ Indonesia*220,000 Homeless India Flooding*Iranian Sleeper Cells*Italy Earthquake Swarm*
Today at 3:44 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Aretha Franklin Has passed away-
Today at 3:34 pm by PurpleSkyz

» The GoldFish Report No. 261 Country Roads: Legal Bootstrapping: How State’s Claim Title of a Body
Today at 3:30 pm by PurpleSkyz

» POOFness for AUG 15: MIDWEEK BY ZAP 8-15-18
Today at 2:44 pm by 4-truth

» Another April LaJune Client Speaks Out!
Today at 1:43 pm by PurpleSkyz

» #QAnon - We Are in Control plus more
Today at 11:29 am by PurpleSkyz

» The World Behind the Curtain: The Story Of Your Enslavement
Today at 11:25 am by PurpleSkyz

» Kp Message 8-17-18… “What’s going on with the current pathway”
Today at 11:09 am by PurpleSkyz

» “Facebook Threatened By New Social Network That Will RESTORE Freedom To the Internet”
Today at 11:08 am by PurpleSkyz

» Cindy Kay Currier - I Am Crazy
Today at 11:04 am by PurpleSkyz

» Primaries of foundations come to the fore
Today at 10:18 am by PurpleSkyz

» UFO Shot Down Over Turkey Explodes Over City
Today at 10:03 am by PurpleSkyz

» UFO News ~ Three Green Orbs Recorded Over Lake In British Colombia, Canada plus MORE
Today at 10:00 am by PurpleSkyz

» Nibiru News ~ NIBIRU SYSTEM - THEY CANNOT HIDE IT plus MORE
Today at 9:57 am by PurpleSkyz

» *2 Rivers Disappear France*6.6 EQ Hits Off Coast Of Japan*Italy Rocked 5.3 EQ*Tsunami Warning UK*
Today at 9:49 am by PurpleSkyz

» Rare weather event reveals 5000 year old hidden artifacts!
Today at 9:46 am by PurpleSkyz

» Another Actor Calls Out Satanic Hollywood Pedophiles
Today at 9:43 am by PurpleSkyz

» You Will Question Everything After Watching This!
Today at 9:38 am by PurpleSkyz

» The Flower Power Revolution - A Lesson In Naivety That Must Be Learned Today - David Icke
Today at 9:34 am by PurpleSkyz

» Eyes wide Open - Pet Goat - The Last Piece of the Puzzle !?
Today at 9:02 am by PurpleSkyz

» Ken O'Keefe - Trump, Free Expression, Red Pill Challenges Part 1
Today at 8:58 am by PurpleSkyz

» Mozilla / Firefox goes all in for EVIL… pushes corporate news collusion to silence independent media
Yesterday at 6:55 pm by PurpleSkyz


CLICK THE SUBSCRIBE BUTTON BELOW TO RECEIVE OUR DAILY NEWSLETTER

A 2ND EMAIL COMPLETES THE ACTIVATION PROCESS




CLICK THE PURPLE BUTTON TO VIEW OUR LATEST POSTS



You are not connected. Please login or register

Out Of Mind » GALACTIC AWARENESS » HISTORIES MYSTERIES » Traces of prehistoric supercontinent discovered off the coast of Brazil Is it the lost city of Atlantis?

Traces of prehistoric supercontinent discovered off the coast of Brazil Is it the lost city of Atlantis?

Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

PurpleSkyz

avatar
Admin
Traces of prehistoric supercontinent discovered off the coast of Brazil


Is it the lost city of Atlantis?





Photo credit: atlantis.haktanir.org




Science Recorder | Rick Docksai | Wednesday, May 08, 2013















It’s not the legendary Atlantis, but researchers are claiming to
have found traces of a long-lost continent buried in the Atlantic Ocean
near Brazil. The researchers announced on Tuesday that samples of rock
from the site appear to be remnants of Pangea, the prehistoric supercontinent from which the Americas, Africa, and other present-day land masses eventually emerged.

A Brazilian-Japanese team that included researchers from the
Brazilian Geological Survey, the Oceanographic Institute of Sao Paolo,
and Japan’s Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology found the
rocks during an expedition to study the Rio Grande Elevation,
a high-rising mass of ocean floor about 930 miles from the shore of Rio
de Janeiro. Over a month of study, the team examined the formation up
close through a series of dives in a three-person submersible craft to
as far down as 21,000 feet below the surface.



It was on these dives that the team noticed that the rock’s composite
minerals included granite, iron, and cobalt, none of which were present
in the surrounding seabed. The granite was a particularly noteworthy
find, since this rock usually only appears on land.

PHOTOS: 15 Stunning Images of Earth

The researchers drilled into the rock and extracted a few samples,
which they brought samples up to the surface and subjected to deeper
chemical analyses. They now hypothesize that the rock may have been an
island that existed alongside Pangea until 100 million years ago, when
the land masses that would become South America and Africa started
breaking off of the supercontinent. The island may have gotten caught in
between these fissures and pulverized into the ocean floor.

Roberto Ventura Santos, director of the Brazilian Geological Survey,
and other observers have already dubbed this theoretical island “Brazil’s Atlantis,”
in allusion to the island of ancient Greek lore. However, this
real-life island would presumably have disappeared beneath the waves
millions of years before there were any Greeks—or any humans, for that
matter—around to see it and write tributes to it.

No one expects to find any ancient cities within this granite, but
Santos does suggest that the rock’s discovery may have significant
implications for our understanding of the formation of the continents
and the evolution of Earth’s crust.

The team is now gathering samples of rock previously found in other
portions of the southern Atlantic for cross-comparisons. It expects to
return to the Rio Grande Elevation and conduct further drilling along
the site later this year.


Thanks to: http://www.sciencerecorder.com
and: http://endtimeheadlines.wordpress.com



  

Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum