SMN Weekly – Additional Siberian sinkholes proliferate, spotted by satellite

February 24, 2015 8:48 PM

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According to a new story published by the Siberian Times, additional sinkholes have been spotted by satellite in the region, with many smaller sinkholes surrounding larger ones.

One of the largest sinkholes, classified as B2 by scientists from the Oil and Gas Research Institute based in Moscow, is surrounded by at least 20 smaller holes around it. The Institute’s deputy director, Professor Bogoyavlensky, likened the phenomenon to finding mushrooms – if you find one, he said...

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