Found Something Interesting on Google Earth

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  1. Buckocaster51

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    Ha!

    Although China has this same stuff.
     
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    Whatever they are, they're about 12-15' long judging the scale by the railroad tracks.
     
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    CHN guitar waiting for export, or import/customs?
     
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    Is it something that would also be found at Hanford, WA?
     
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    Double Ha!

    Although Twinkies were invented in 1930...making them slightly older than this stuff. (Or at the least the industrial use of this stuff. I am not sure that it exists in nature. Probably not in great quantities at least.)
     
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    To me as well.

    But that is not what they are.

    At standard temperature and pressure the contents of these containers is a solid.
     
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    I'm pretty sure that Twinkies have a half-life of their own...
     
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    That appears to be a reasonable assertion.

    "The distance between the inside edges of the rails of standard gauge track is usually called 1,435 mm but in the United States it is still called 4 ft 8½ in." - from Wikipedia. There I go again!
     
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    Again Ha!

    :)
     
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    You know, that is a reasonable assumption. But I don't think so. Hanford, as far as I know, does not have the industrial base to do anything with this.
     
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    The half-life of Twinkies approaches that of protons. Something like 10^33 years.

    But no, these things have nothing to do with Twinkies. Unless the painters that seem to be painting them, turning them from rust-red to blue-gray might enjoy a Twinkie on break.
     
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    Storage only, and they're rusty, i.e. been there a while.... has to be toxic waste of some sort.
     
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    Not before 1952.

    ;)
     
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    I-24 runs through Tennessee... something to do with Oak Ridge?
     
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    Damn, never mind.
     
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    Again Ha!

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