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MYSTERIOUS GLOBS FALL ON MINNESOTA!

Minnesota’s Grand Forks Herald has reported that an Otter Tail County couple woke up Saturday to find strange jelly-like blobs on their patio at their home near Dent.

Debra Eull claimed that she and her husband found the clear blobs following a rain storm:

“(My husband) happened to look out and saw what looked like hail. It wasn’t very many of them.They’re little jelly blobs. I have to assume they came out of the sky.”

Jeff Bodwin, a Minnesota State University Moorhead chemistry professor, feels that the blobs have a more terrestrial explanation:

“I would say looking at it and feeling it, it probably is just a water retention gel of some sort. A silicone polymer… maybe. Or some other type of polymer that just absorbs and traps a lot of water.”

There is a rich tradition of bizarre, blob-like “things” falling from the sky, one of the most famous being the “PURPLE GLOB” that fell on Philadelphia in 1950.

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2 Responses to MYSTERIOUS GLOBS FALL ON MINNESOTA!

  1. Anju1986 May 28, 2012 at 1:05 pm #

    Thats a bit funny, i live in that area and i didn’t hear a thing about this from anyone or the news papers.

  2. EnviroEquipment.com November 17, 2012 at 10:14 pm #

    Whatever the stuff is, some poor remediation company will have to clean it up. Let’s hope they don’t get “abducted” in the process.

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