Saturday, February 21, 2009

Atlantis... Found... or Not

Yesterday, British tabloids reported the discovery of the Lost Continent of Atlantis! The discovery was made, not by intrepid explorers, but by searching Google Earth's maps:

Can you see the highways on the bottom of the Ocean?

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Well, it seems that these highways are simply the paths of the oceanographic ships which mapped the area - Plato can rest easy, his hoax has not been discovered :)

Link to the tabloid "The Sun"

Link to better explanation.


-- Robert