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Fraser
2008-Mar-29, 03:50 AM
On the March 24th, a story hit the web from Brazil asking for help identifying a mysterious-looking sphere found in farmland. The black, shiny object appeared to be wrapped in fibrous material and it was hot to the touch. Immediately thoughts of extra-terrestrial origin came to mind…Today, several news sources covered the discovery of a [...]

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Jerry
2008-Mar-29, 02:29 PM
I've seen a lot of hydroburst tests of this type of vessel; and these 'reentry' forms look very much like filament wound composites cases that have been strained beyond their limits. A close examination by anyone who has worked in filament winding would resolve the issue in a heartbeat.