Mud Volcano? Weird Island Appears Aft...

Mud Volcano? Weird Island Appears After Pakistan Earthquake

There are 18 comments on the Scientific American story from Sep 27, 2013, titled Mud Volcano? Weird Island Appears After Pakistan Earthquake. In it, Scientific American reports that:

A mud volcano is a likely possible explanation for a new mound because Gwadar's coastline already has several of the gurgling, steamy cones A new island emerged from the ocean offshore of the city of Gwadar, Pakistan, after a strong magnitude-7.7 earthquake shook the country on the morning of September 24. The mound appears to be 20 to 40 feet high ... (more)

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SpaceBlues

Houston, TX

#1 Sep 27, 2013
Not weird, but beautiful. See the soace photo.

SUJ

“Your posts still ”

Since: Mar 10

make me giggle

#2 Sep 27, 2013
The aliens are rising from the deep. Prepare yourselves for the invasion!
http://youtu.be/8ROaTfBILM8

“If you're happy & you know it”

Since: Feb 13

clap your hands!

#3 Sep 27, 2013
If tv can have a "sharknado" can we call this a "mudcano"?

“Karam Baloch V/S Nizar Baloch”

Since: May 11

UAE

#4 Sep 29, 2013
Its usual and that area is full of hydro potential means abundance in OIL and GAS

GAS Still emitting and it lights up flames when match burn
geologist confirm large amount of methane there which is excellent news currently they are calculating numbers
mICHEAL

Karachi, Pakistan

#6 Sep 30, 2013
nasa releases pictures

“Karam Baloch V/S Nizar Baloch”

Since: May 11

UAE

#7 Oct 14, 2013
Better Pictures taken by Chinese Satellites available for Pakistan
mICHEAL

Karachi, Pakistan

#8 Dec 26, 2013
Makran's Coastal belt is on Tectonic Plates
NITiN

Manama, Bahrain

#10 Aug 11, 2014
The Area where this ISLAND appear is has huge Hydrocarbon Potential zone
Marley

Huntington, NY

#11 Aug 12, 2014
You should see the mud mountains I drop the morning after eating burritos!!!!
NITiN

Bahrain

#12 Aug 13, 2014
sausages and all that ... ok don't let it waste give ... share it with your family...

Since: Oct 12

Muscat,Oman

#13 Aug 13, 2014
NITiN wrote:
The Area where this ISLAND appear is has huge Hydrocarbon Potential zone
I was quite keen to further examine this news but didn't get time to do so.
Bill Nye

Huntington, NY

#14 Aug 13, 2014
shahid afridi wrote:
<quoted text>
I was quite keen to further examine this news but didn't get time to do so.
My keenness was not fully inrigued by this, there were more pressing issues in my opinion...but I would like to research this sometime in the near future and then render my opinion to others....so they can gain from my knowlege.

Since: Oct 12

Muscat,Oman

#15 Aug 13, 2014
Bill Nye wrote:
<quoted text>
My keenness was not fully inrigued by this, there were more pressing issues in my opinion...but I would like to research this sometime in the near future and then render my opinion to others....so they can gain from my knowlege.
Yeah sure!between thanks for sharing this vital news with us.
Bill Nye

Huntington, NY

#16 Aug 13, 2014
shahid afridi wrote:
<quoted text>
Yeah sure!between thanks for sharing this vital news with us.
You are welcome my friend and comrade.
NITiN

Bahrain

#17 Aug 13, 2014
there are many ACTIVE MUD VOLCANOES there in this region

Since: Oct 12

Muscat,Oman

#18 Aug 14, 2014
NITiN wrote:
there are many ACTIVE MUD VOLCANOES there in this region
Really?

Since: Oct 12

Muscat,Oman

#19 Aug 14, 2014
Bill Nye wrote:
<quoted text>
You are welcome my friend and comrade.
My Pleasure!
PKR

Bahrain

#20 Aug 17, 2014
Fringe benefits

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