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There is a difference between depth below 100m and depth below 40m, in terms of how easy it is to build fixed structures there.

The North Sea is really a lot more convenient in that respect.

In the long run, we're all dead. John Maynard Keynes

by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Tue Jun 19th, 2007 at 01:04:02 PM EST
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for failed rifts.

Let's remind everyone that during the last ice age people could walk to England across the North Sea shelf. Archaeologists generally suspect there were communities making a living on the shelf, before the rising tide washed them away.

by Nomad on Wed Jun 20th, 2007 at 04:15:58 AM EST
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