Mystery Goo in Alaska Could Be Another New Species

Scientists think that samples of the smelly blackish goo floating off the coast of Wainwright, Alaska, will show that the glob is made up of organic matter. Full Story
Suggestion

Philadelphia, PA

#1 Jul 16, 2009
Consider this possibility:

Somewhere in the melting ice caps there were spores for some kind of prehistoric algae that has long since disappeared from the oceans. Could be invasive species. Is it growing, and is it edible to any known marine life?
Sandra

New York, NY

#2 Jul 16, 2009
That is a really cool possibility.
Sam

New York, NY

#3 Jul 16, 2009
I know what the mystery goo is it's GAK. Nickelodeon is just trying to get some attention.
glorious estefan

New York, NY

#4 Jul 16, 2009
Kinda messed up. I hope it's aliens. Where do you think it originated? Did it just appear?
Shoggoth

Marysville, OH

#5 Jul 16, 2009
This should be terrifying to anyone who knows what my name means.

“Lost college graduate”

Since: Jun 09

Portland

#6 Jul 17, 2009
Palin's people are reproducing.
Janet

Oregon City, OR

#7 Jul 17, 2009
"Hairy strands" ? Sounds creepy.
anonymous

Farmington, MI

#8 Jul 17, 2009
sounds like a new parasite.....great
Madge

Lynbrook, NY

#9 Jul 17, 2009
That is fascinating.
Cecelia

Lynbrook, NY

#10 Jul 18, 2009
Such a neat story - why does only Dulcinea seem to have stories like this ?
Jim

Harrisonburg, VA

#11 Jul 18, 2009
No pictures?- just a story then
Susan

Piscataway, NJ

#12 Jul 19, 2009
This sounds like a Monty Python sketch more than anything.
Brooke

Mansfield, OH

#13 Oct 6, 2010
Thanks for posting this it gives me something to base my report on!
The only website i can find stuff on, thats interesting, cause this is AWESOME!(: even tho id LOVE to see this stuff in person and Learn alot more about it!

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