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From the beaches of New England, you could be looking toward Africa, Australia, Europe or South America. Andy Woodruff has illustrated the surprising paths we'd trace if we could follow our gaze.

Scientists estimate that there are over 100,000 intelligent alien civilizations in our galaxy alone--but we've never heard anything from any of them. Here are 13 possible explanations for why.

Are We Alone In The Universe? 13 Theories

Scientists estimate that there are over 100,000 intelligent alien civilizations in our galaxy alone--but we've never heard anything from any of them. Here are 13 possible explanations for why.

ACTIVITY 28 (Icosahedron Globes): ...Print the 20 tabbed triangles in the four sequential graphic files (Globe1, Globe2, Globe3,Globe4) on card stock using a color printer, then score and join the 30 numbered pairs of tabs to create an icosahedron decorated with the continents of the earth... From: http://britton.disted.camosun.bc.ca/jbpolyhedra.htm

ACTIVITY 28 (Icosahedron Globes): ...Print the 20 tabbed triangles in the four sequential graphic files (Globe1, Globe2, Globe3,Globe4) on card stock using a color printer, then score and join the 30 numbered pairs of tabs to create an icosahedron decorated with the continents of the earth... From: http://britton.disted.camosun.bc.ca/jbpolyhedra.htm

Derelict rubber factory, Fordlandia.: Lost cities #10: Fordlandia – the failure of Henry Ford's utopian city in the Amazon In the 1920s the US industrialist wanted to found a city based on the values that made his company a success – while, of course, producing cheap rubber. The jungle city that bore his name ended up one of his biggest failures

Lost cities #10: Fordlandia – the failure of Henry Ford's utopian city in the Amazon

Derelict rubber factory, Fordlandia.: Lost cities #10: Fordlandia – the failure of Henry Ford's utopian city in the Amazon In the 1920s the US industrialist wanted to found a city based on the values that made his company a success – while, of course, producing cheap rubber. The jungle city that bore his name ended up one of his biggest failures

This map ("Den Aardkloot van water ontbloot, na twee zijden aante sien", published in Amsterdam in 1694 by Wilhelm and Jan Goeree in a Dutch edition of the expansive and imaginatively suggestive cosmo-theo-geographical work, Telluris Thoeoria Sacra) reveals the half-believed idea of California being an island was we can clearly see the enormous canyon separating it from the North American mainland.

This map ("Den Aardkloot van water ontbloot, na twee zijden aante sien", published in Amsterdam in 1694 by Wilhelm and Jan Goeree in a Dutch edition of the expansive and imaginatively suggestive cosmo-theo-geographical work, Telluris Thoeoria Sacra) reveals the half-believed idea of California being an island was we can clearly see the enormous canyon separating it from the North American mainland.

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Maps of What's Across the Horizon From the World's Beaches | And those origin lines lead to the most direct landmass on any given continent.  | Credit: Andy Woodruff | From Wired.com

Maps of What’s Across the Horizon From the World’s Beaches

Maps of What's Across the Horizon From the World's Beaches | And those origin lines lead to the most direct landmass on any given continent. | Credit: Andy Woodruff | From Wired.com

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