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2011-08-26 08:39:44

  Brazilian scientists said Thursday they believe they have discovered an underground river, nearly 3,700 miles long, flowing 13,000 feet below the Amazon River, according to various media reports. Based on temperature variations at 241 inactive oil wells, researchers identified water movement more than 2 miles deep and running nearly the length of Amazon, said Valiya Hamza of Brazil´s National Observatory, for whom the possible river is named for. Researchers believe the...

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