The world is vast and has many spectacular natural occurrences taking place. Volcanoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, the northern lights, and many other events excite and frighten us. However, one distinctive man-made feature in the world is a source of great mystery. A remote peninsula located in northwestern Russia has been the site many scientists worked on drilling towards the planet’s center. As deep as 40,000 feet, this borehole is known as the deepest mankind has ever created. However, it has been sealed and many people don’t know why. This is the reason why.
Something unusual occurred. Their strategies had been thrown off. That’s when they knew they had no other option than to permanently close the hole. What was the reasoning for putting an end to such an extensive search?
Below and Above
It isn’t surprising to hear that mankind has a fascination for what is hiding below the Earth’s surface. Humans are curious about the unknown, which explains why we feel the need to understand space, the skies, and flight.