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I'm waiting for them to drill a hole deep enough to let out the molten core of the earth and create a super volcano.
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I'm waiting for them to drill a hole deep enough to let out the molten core of the earth and create a super volcano.
Dont need to, just wait for Yellowstone to erupt
    
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so do these scientist realize that the Russians already beat them to it? in the 60's!
have alooky here
http://www.wired.com/science/discove..._kola_borehole
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I'm waiting for them to drill a hole deep enough to let out the molten core of the earth and create a super volcano.
Oh dear G-d. The stupid, it hurts so much.
    
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how about they drill 800 miles instead.. that way we can finally dispel the hollow earth myth rofl
There are seriously people who believe the earth is hollow?? I weep for humanity...
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Oh dear G-d. The stupid, it hurts so much.
Well? How else do they form than a hole to the mantle forming somehow or other? A little stupid magic eh?
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This will end well.
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Why don't they just build a drilling ship made of unobtanium?
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post #29 of 44
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Why don't they just build a drilling ship made of unobtanium?
You fool! Do you want the Illuminate to come for you? Do not speak of such things!



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I dug a 4' hole once....

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I thought this would be something worth discussing, it would be really cool to see what the earth looks like at those depths, is it all hot magma, is it bedrock? At those depths there won't be fossils.
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