Giant Sinkholes Update – see the page on giant sinkholes at the top of the news blog….
Enormous crater appears suddenly in part of Russia whose name translates as ‘the end of the world’
by DAILY MAIL.CO.UK | JULY 15, 2014
An urgent expedition will leaves tomorrow to probe a giant crater that has appeared in gas-rich northern Siberia.
Extraordinary aerial images show a mysterious hole which experts say may be up to 262 feet wide, in the Yamal Peninsula of northern Russia.
‘A scientific team has been sent to investigate the hole and is due to arrive at the scene on Wednesday,’ The Siberian Times has reported.