Scientists find world's sixth largest river

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  1. TykeClone

    TykeClone Burgermeister!

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    Scientists find world's sixth largest river - at the bottom of Black Sea - Oneindia News

     
  2. isuno1fan

    isuno1fan Well-Known Member

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    Not a river IMO. Just a quirk of the Black Sea.
     
  3. 2020cy

    2020cy Well-Known Member

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    Agreed.
     
  4. cyclonedave25

    cyclonedave25 Well-Known Member

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    I always classified rivers as emptying into a larger body of water. If this "river" is underwater, it sounds more like a trench.
     
  5. Knownothing

    Knownothing Well-Known Member

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    Does it lead to Austrailia and are there talking turtles named crush that get in the river?
     
  6. C.John

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    A deep water flow is not a river in my book.
     
  7. Bewilderme

    Bewilderme Well-Known Member

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    It's a river!
     
  8. colbycheese

    colbycheese Well-Known Member

    It sounds like a "current", not a river. This is a really cool discovery though.
     
  9. kilgore_trout

    kilgore_trout Well-Known Member

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    to quote the article, it's "like a river"
     
  10. tman24

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    Pluto isnt a planet anymore but water flowing at the bottom of a sea is a river. I feel bad for the young kids that have to keep all this **** straight.
     
  11. linkshero

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    Especially for the kids in New Mexico and Illinois, where their lawmakers feel like there are still 9 planets......
     
  12. clone52

    clone52 Well-Known Member

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    So I pee a river?
     
  13. jdoggivjc

    jdoggivjc Well-Known Member

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    Pluto IS a planet - a minor one. Just because the I-Cubs are an AAA team doesn't mean Des Moines doesn't have a baseball team...
     
  14. drmwevr08

    drmwevr08 Well-Known Member

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    I was wondering how you would lose such a large river in the first place.

    This isn't a river, and Pluto is a planet. Anything that happend after I left 5th grade is not going to change my view. :smile:
     

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