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AlejoHausner @ 2008-07-22 14:40:06
AlejoHausner pictureLandsberg Prison
Maybe you did not know that Hitler wrote "Mein Kampf" while he was prisoner in this jail, in 1924.

See "Landsberg" on wikipedia.

AlejoHausner @ 2007-02-06 19:33:02
AlejoHausner pictureTidal wave?
Well, my expert says he's never heard of a tidal bore on the Piscataqua, so it's probably not that.
AlejoHausner @ 2007-02-05 21:56:06
AlejoHausner pictureTidal wave?
Well, wikipedia says that tidal waves are formed by the incoming water of the rising tide. Usually tides take 6 hours to rise fully, on the open coast, but in an narrowing estuary the water can bunch up and actually form a sudden step. This is not a boat wake (too wiggly), and it goes all the way across the river, so it does suggest the whole river depth is changing. However, I'm not 100% convinced that this is indeed a tidal wave, because of the lighting. I get the feeling that there's a...
AlejoHausner @ 2006-07-25 16:50:42
AlejoHausner pictureSaddam's yacht al-Mansur (The Victor) has a discussion on this and other shipwrecks in the Shatt al Arab.
AlejoHausner @ 2006-07-05 21:45:28
AlejoHausner pictureTwo big dices in earth
The GM URL is slightly off. It should be:,-43.193479&spn=0.013665,0.020449&om=1
AlejoHausner @ 2006-06-15 22:19:22
AlejoHausner picturePossible impact crater?
I'm ignorant in matters of glaciation, but why is there a high region at the middle of the circular formation? Here's a topo map of the area: