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Crop Circles in the Sea?

04/13/2017 4:56 AM

What a marvellous builder.

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Re: Crop Circles in the sea?

04/13/2017 5:16 AM

Maybe that's why puffer fish sashimi is considered an aphrodisiac in some circles.

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Re: Crop Circles in the sea?

04/13/2017 5:28 AM

There is a saying or may be a song i guess that goes like "If something that does not kills you, makes you stronger" but not too much for a score.

http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/618069/74-year-old-Ray-Boddington-ambulance-two-viagra

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04/14/2017 12:55 PM

GM, have you ever considered hiring yourself out as a Random Text Generator? Yes, I know there are automated versions available but your output is truly unique. Imagine, you could post comments here and get paid for it.

I anticipate your forthcoming random reply with bated breath.

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04/13/2017 10:03 AM

lmao!

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04/13/2017 9:11 AM

That's beyond amazing.

It's uncanny and eerie how much it resembles an earthbound flower.

But how would he know what earthbound flowers look like???!!!

That's spookily surreal.

Maybe it's the film crew's lighting, but if not, he appears to have even used a different colored sand on the outer petals, which you can see at 2.41.

Whether it's a different color sand or he's made a depression in the petals there at that particular circumference it just enhances the wonder of it because it means he knows the effects of light on his creation.

Move over dolphins, there's a new boffin in town.

Thanks for a really, really cool video!

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04/13/2017 1:02 PM

"...earthbound flowers..."

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Ahem! Well? You can't just drop an implication bomb like that and walk aeay without expecting some questions.

Please expound on the implied nonearthbound flower. How many typea are you aware of?

Lunar-tethered flower? Free-space flowers? Asteroid-associated flowers?

Have you seen them personally?

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04/13/2017 2:14 PM

This one was grown on the ISS. So I guess it is a space flower.

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04/13/2017 1:59 PM

I certainly under rated this fish before seeing this video. The fish is quite deadly to eat. There's a town here in the Philippines somewhere in south of Cebu that has the greatest fatalities ever recorded eating this type of fish. Sometimes in the news, a whole family of fisherman died eating a wrongly prepared puffy fish.

But, I did eat this variety of puffy

The meat was clean and tasty and the liver tasted like the liver of free range chicken. So easy to catch by the way. Just touch them and they float.

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04/13/2017 10:04 AM

So, after all that, did he get lucky?

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04/13/2017 1:48 PM

BBC, actually left the story of the little puffy fish hanging. I just hope it was not taped on some shores of Japan. He did his best thing.

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04/13/2017 1:58 PM

Unfortunately, these guys are doing this in the seas off of Japan.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/guides/zsjfyrd

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04/13/2017 2:40 PM

Oh no, japs are not fish friendly. The poor fellow might have ended up on a dish.

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04/13/2017 2:53 PM

I was at a Japanese restaurant in Boston some years ago, the guest of Japanese engineers in the members-only section upstairs. When the very-Japanese server came to take our order, I demanded "fugu." Her eyes opened very wide "Oh no!!! We cannot serve here!! Against law!!!" lol

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04/13/2017 11:18 AM

It's amazing what a little fish will do for love...

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04/18/2017 9:59 AM

It's actually, an SOS for love, Rixter.

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04/14/2017 12:50 PM

Absolutely amazing that all this information is stored in that tiny brain using complex organic molecules & minute electrical impulses and is passed down from generation to generation. Can we ever understand it?

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04/14/2017 3:42 PM

Strange, more advanced and reliable technology than what is used in rockets and space shuttles isn't it?

How much more each living cells function and dynamics down to every parts of neuron and the DNA make up. It's complex. I wonder if technology will ever come close to this.

Can an octacore processor, 32GB RAM and PID logic can possibly match that aerodynamics? We are so far down than the technology that created nature and we can't be too proud.

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04/14/2017 6:36 PM

There are land animals that build things to attract a mate too. Why did you choose crop circles for your title? Do you think the fish is getting instructions from aliens or college students?

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04/15/2017 3:23 AM

Ahm, just because it looks like it. Probably, if you are snorkeling and you see one with out being conscious who made that, you would wonder who did that. Don't you?

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04/15/2017 3:30 AM

"aliens or college students"

There's a difference?

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04/15/2017 3:58 AM

I don't know if they were from college students. Mel Gibson has the clue.

Probably, if they were from college students - those were CRAP Circles I should say.

Why would they discredit the ones in Peru

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