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A Massive Sinkhole Suddenly Appears In Russia

Posted July 16th, 2014 @ 9:49am

 A massive sinkhole - 262ft wide - has mysteriously appeared in Yamal Peninsula in Siberia, Russia. The area is home to native reindeer herders and massive natural-gas deposits. The expansive pit has a debris field that leads some experts to wonder if the damage was caused by a Methane explosion. An expedition sets out tomorrow to investigate the hole and determine it's cause. 

On a cheery note, Yamal translated literally means "End of the World". Let's hope for the best....

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