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    Mecca, center of land masses?

    Hello, everyone! A Muslim researcher by the name of Yehia Wazeri claims, in this video [1] and this paper [2], that the region of Mecca lies in the center of all land masses, thus making this holy place geographically special. To demonstrate this claim, he shows the maximum distances between...
  2. Trailspotter

    Contrail cross over Tasmania and spinning contrails over Victoria

    There are plenty of contrails today, January 17, 2018, in the satellite images of the Australian states Victoria and Tasmania, including a contrail cross over the latter in the Aqua and Suomi images taken at about the same time (04:35 - 04:45 UTC): The most likely...
  3. SR1419

    Water Vapor loop

    Check out this water vapor loop- you can see the contrails being laid out in front of the southern edge of the trailing front- pretty cool. (or are they ship trails?) (I dont know how save the loop as moment in time so it might be updated by...
  4. Herman Aven

    Confirmed Claim: disputed satelite imagery showing "changes in vegetation"

    [Edit by @Mick West] The original post here suggested that comparisons of images of vegetation vs. no vegetation might be explained by difference in the type of imaging, and could actually show little or no change. However inspection of the chronological sequence of satellite images shows beyond...
  5. Trailspotter

    Giant "distrail" across England

    I was checking the satellite images of England on NASA Worldview for yesterday, May 16, 2015 and noticed a rather unusual feature - a diagonal band devoid of clouds. It is particularly striking in the Aqua image at about 12:30 UTC: but it was also present in the Terra image at 10:45 UTC, nearly...
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    Debunked: Nuclear cloud on Indian Mars Orbiter image

    When i first saw the article earlier today...I fell for it rather quickly,that is until i did some investigasting.. UFO buffs claim this formation on the surface of...
  7. Trailspotter

    The Blue Marble "super-contrail"

    Created in 2002, this spectacular “blue marble” image was the most detailed true-color image of the entire Earth to date. Using a collection of satellite-based observations, scientists and visualizers stitched together months of observations of the land surface, oceans, sea ice, and clouds into...