1. KorbenDallas

    Mud Volcanoes: could this be the cause?

    Source Apparently they come in various sizes, and are not true volcanoes. At the same time they can be pretty big. Mud volcano Read this 1822 account As we know, they could produce artificial earthquakes since God knows when... 18th & 19th centuries: artificial Earthquakes, Volcanoes and...
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    1880: Green Street Flour Mill, Richmond, Indiana

    Are they really using the 4th story window to enter the building? This mill at the corner of N. 2nd and N. C Streets was built in 1864 or 1867 by Nordyke, Marmon & Co. as a 5-story flour mill operated by H. C. Wright. They sold it in 1876 to H. G. Carpenter and it was known as the Green Street...
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    1770s: Seattle, Tsunami, Earthquakes, Lake Washington and Underwater Forests

    I do not remember how the topic came up, but a while ago, a co-worker of mine mentioned some dude who was making a lot of money by illegally logging an underwater forest in Lake Washington. From the legal perspective, the story ended up being a bit more complicated, but that's besides the...
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    Underground Seattle - How and When did it get Buried

    Ended up driving to Seattle to take a look at some of the Pioneer Square area buildings. And while the main purpose of my Seattle visit was to verify a few things pertaining to the Sinking Ship parking garage, walking the streets made me think about something else. Do we have any evidence of...