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Strange Orbs of Stone in New Zealand

11 April 2011 9 Comments

They are called the Moeraki Boulders, strange orbs of stone near the New Zealand village that bears their name. The Moeraki Boulders, almost identical to the Ball Beach of Mendocino in California, are unusually large and spherical boulders lying along a stretch of Koekohe Beach on the wave cut Otago coast of New Zealand between Moeraki and Hampden. There are many theories about where the circular boulders come from, but the prevailing one is that they are volcanic and many millions of years old.

Source: Slightlywarped

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  • Keramicke plocice Korner Beograd said:

    :) very interesting picture. stone just like egg

  • Mohd Huzaifah Muntalip (author) said:

    egg just like a stone :)

  • loveboa said:

    these pictures are so amazing ..l love it very much…

  • sanovnik said:

    Hehe awesome pictures, thanks for sharing :)

  • Kuhinje said:

    Amazing pictures :)

  • keramicke plocice said:

    Chicken just like what? :)

  • Kuhinje po meri Beograd said:

    Great pictures..

  • obat herbal xamthone plus said:

    nice info..
    sangat menakjubkan…

  • Xamthone Plus said:

    it’s very nice stone thanks for sharing