Miles of mysterious striped network grids discovered in Chinese desert
2011 11 15

By Eric Pfeiffer | TheSideshow

Here’s a new geological conundrum courtesy of the Mysterious East: A group of people studying online maps stumbled across a series of strange patterns in the Chinese desert large enough to be seen from space. The unusual white designs appear to have been etched into the ground and their creators clearly don’t lack for ambition: They are over one mile long and 3,000 feet wide. The researchers have yet to identify the silver or white material used to fabricate these outsize desert grids.


Image: GoogleEarth




You can see a detailed satellite view of the desert pattern here.

So why would the Chinese government--or anyone, for that matter--go to such trouble to paint such gigantic stripes on such remote territory? People analyzing the photos suggest the Chinese military may have constructed them as space-targeting grids.

According to Gizmodo, the various patterned sites are located in Dunhuang, Jiuquan, Gansu, north of the Shule River. The Shule crosses the Tibetan Plateau to the west into the Kumtag Desert—meaning that the painted sites would serve as an ideal, isolated location for training in military targeting.

[...]

Read the full article at: news.yahoo.com

For further pics and updates, go here.










Related Articles
NASA Hails New Earth-Observing Satellite as ’Our Planet’s Lifeguard’ (Video)
Scientists suspect German satellite crashed over Asia (Video)
Secret Cold War Spy Satellite Program Declassified, Finally Revealed
Spy Satellites, Google Earth Now Guarding World’s Great Ancient Sites
New satellites battle pollution "ghosts"
Egyptian pyramids found by infra-red satellite images
Satellite Photographs ’Black Hole’ on Earth
Japan 9.0 Superquake Related To Magnetosphere Pressure On The 11th? "Missing hours" on satellite data (Video)
Russia-UK satellites to "predict quakes", "give govts 10 days to save lives" (Video)
China’s Secret Satellite Rendezvous ‘Suggestive of a Military Program’
Oklahoma Quake Stirs Bird, Bug or Bat Swarm Seen on Radars (HAARP?)
Earth Groans Or HAARP Warfare? - The Strange Sound Phenomenon
"Twilight Phenomena" - Cover for HAARP?
US Government Takes Down HAARP Website to Conceal Evidence of US Weather Modification and Earthquake Inducing Warfare
Missile Defense System Hits 2 Targets Over Hawaii
China space station signals shift in space race
Beneath The Nasca Lines
Ancient Mysteries - Nazca Lines (Video)


Latest News from our Front Page

Breaking—CDC whistleblower: “I’ve stopped lying”
2014 09 18
Explosive…explosive…explosive… What more could anyone want in the way of evidence for an ongoing crime? There is a video posted at the autism media channel/YouTube, and at Age of Autism: “William Thompson’s call to Congress.” It is a recording of a telephone call between CDC whistleblower Thompson and Brian Hooker, PhD. No date is given. Presumably, the call was recorded before August 27, when ...
Ebola patients buying survivors’ blood from black market, WHO warns
2014 09 18
As hospitals in nations hardest hit by Ebola struggle to keep up, desperate patients are turning to the black market to buy blood from survivors of the virus, the World Health Organization warned. The deadliest Ebola outbreak in history has killed at least 2,400 people in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone -- the countries most affected by the virus. Thousands more are ...
Scottish independence referendum LIVE UPDATES
2014 09 18
Scottish voters go to the polls on Thursday to choose whether or not to break away from the UK and form an independent state. The ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ campaigns have been neck-and-neck in the pre-ballot polls. Both sides in the referendum debate are making their final pitch to voters. It comes as three new polls show the result remains too close ...
Exponential growth of Ashkenazi Jews following a Medieval population bottleneck
2014 09 17
A recent paper by Marta Costa et al. found that around 80% of Ashkenazi mitochondrial DNA had a prehistoric European origin (and ruled out the Khazar hypothesis). Combined with previous Y chromosome studies indicating that the male line is Middle Eastern, the results suggested a scenario in which Jewish males married European females after traveling to Europe. Now another paper, ...
Bankers Rule: City of London vs. Scottish Independence
2014 09 17
Now that the independence referendum is too close to call, the bankers express their worry. The media blitz ramps up to tip the outcome. Scottish independence has finally rattled the City of London has the usual banksters forecasting the dislocations from a currency panic. Scotland has a long and noteworthy history of banking. Money, savings and investing is entrenched in the ...
More News »