Gallery: Strange “Fairy Circles” Appear in the Middle of Africa’s Namib...

Mysterious circles have been cropping up in the Namib Desert in Africa for as long as man has been around to see them. For decades, scientists debated the cause of the weird and wonderful patterns and now it appears they've found the culprit: termites.

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  1. Craig Schaffer October 17, 2014 at 2:25 am

    The wording of the article references the location of the desert as if the author thinks Africa is a single country. Nobody ever writes “North America’s Mojave Desert”. The Namib desert is in a country called Namibia. Prior to 1990 it was called Southwest Africa, which since is deemed a colonialist, politically incorrect reference to the country…

  2. Kristina Reed March 6, 2014 at 1:41 pm

    Maybe it’s the Arcturians

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