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Russian Ship With 700 Tons of Gold Ore Goes Missing

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posted on Oct, 30 2012 @ 05:26 PM

Ok this is a stretch,,,,,, a far one, but I know this so don't bash.
Could this have any relation to the 2 earthquakes and tsunami
off of Canada's western coast? If so, what does it mean ?

posted on Oct, 30 2012 @ 07:34 PM

Originally posted by Hijinx
reply to post by erwalker

I'm glad I wasn't the only one who noticed this. Again, if someone stole 900tons of ore, how are you going to process it? Where are you going to hide 900 tons of basically invaluable rock, until you can find some where to process it? How are you going to explain where you got it from? Prospecting/mining paperwork? Ah, and lastly if you have to take this ore to a facility to process it for you, you aren't going to get a whole lot left. There's a lot of work that goes into extracting gold, from gold ore. It's pretty pricey if you don't have a refinery set up for you.

Personally i just think the boat sank, the crew / boat / ore is missing.
They sent out a distress call, there was stormy weather...
1 + 1 = 2?... The simplest solution is often the right one.
I think it just sank.

posted on Oct, 30 2012 @ 08:00 PM
reply to post by Johnkie

I'm going to have to agree with you mate.

posted on Oct, 30 2012 @ 08:08 PM
Consider all of those great YT videos of transporting things in Russia. Is a ship any different. I would like to find out some more about the ship. Questions such as what was the ships carrying capacity.

I would suggest it just sank!


posted on Oct, 30 2012 @ 08:13 PM

Originally posted by samkent
reply to post by Komodo

1) the article doesn't state specifically 'GOLD' but 'Gold Ore' .. now.. call me crazy but, if I were a company that had this much 'gold ore' would there NOT be a hefty security escourt with this ??!

Did you research the term 'ore'?
It's basically a ton of dirt and rock (mostly rock) with one shake from a salt shaker of gold mixed in.
It would take a lot of work and equipment to extract the gold from the ore. First you would have to crush the rock down to a powder. Then run the entire batch through a large sluice box. Then run what the sluice extracts through a concentrator.

It's a ton of work. Pardon the pun.

You should watch some of the gold shows on friday night on discovery network.

no ..

i didn't research it.. I was at work..

posted on Oct, 30 2012 @ 10:49 PM
reply to post by silo13

it was probley this guy that stole it...........

edit on 31-10-2012 by DocHolidaze because: (no reason given)

posted on Nov, 2 2012 @ 01:28 PM
Am I too late for the Hunt For Gold October jokes?

Is somebody dragging Tom Clancy into an Escalade? A GOLD Escalade?

posted on Nov, 2 2012 @ 01:42 PM
mabee its just a cover ?

pure gold or uranius ore or equipment or cash , in big piles of gold ore.

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