Is there a Nazi base in Antarctica?

Published on February 9th, 2012 | by Admin

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One of the New York Time’s blogs examined the rumour that the Nazi’s may have set up a base in Antarctica during the second world war.

That last theory, based on sketchy rumors of a Nazi base on the frozen continent, received an unlikely boost this week from Russia’s state-run news service, Ria Novosti, which said that the scientific mission had revived an “old theory saying that German Nazis may have built a secret base” at Lake Vostok “as early as the 1930s.”

The state news report then delved deeper into the realm of Nazi conspiracy theory, observing without any evidence that “it was also rumored that later the submarine U-977 delivered the remains of Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun to Antarctica for DNA cloning purposes.”

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Story: J. David Goodman, NYT | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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