bomb

Planned secret tidal wave bomb aimed to destroy coastal cities

Friday, March 01, 2013 by: J. D. Heyes
Tags: tidal wave, bomb, secret weapons

eTrust Pro Certified

Most Viewed Articles
Popular on Facebook
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 now clearly a government cover-up: All evidence contradicts official story
White House admits staging fake vaccination operation to gather DNA from the public
10 other companies that use the same Subway yoga mat chemical in their buns
High-dose vitamin C injections shown to annihilate cancer
Irrefutable proof we are all being sprayed with poison: 571 tons of toxic lead 'chemtrailed' into America's skies every year
EXCLUSIVE: Natural News tests flu vaccine for heavy metals, finds 25,000 times higher mercury level than EPA limit for water
Truvia sweetener a powerful pesticide; scientists shocked as fruit flies die in less than a week from eating GMO-derived erythritol
Senator who attacked Doctor Oz over dietary supplements received over $146,000 in campaign contributions from Big Pharma mega-retailer and Monsanto
Global warming data FAKED by government to fit climate change fictions
HOAX confirmed: Michelle Obama 'GMOs for children' campaign a parody of modern agricultural politics
U.S. treating meat with ammonia, bleach and antibiotics to kill the '24-hour sickness'
Ben and Jerry's switches to non-GMO, Fair Trade ice cream ingredients
Battle for humanity nearly lost: global food supply deliberately engineered to end life, not nourish it
Diet soda, aspartame linked to premature deaths in women
Russia taking McDonald's to court, threatens countrywide shutdown
Cannabis kicks Lyme disease to the curb
Elliot Rodger, like nearly all young killers, was taking psychiatric drugs (Xanax)
Harvard research links fluoridated water to ADHD, mental disorders
Delicious
(NaturalNews) The U.S. and New Zealand conducted secret tests of what is being described as a "tsunami bomb," which experts said was aimed at devastating coastal cities by using a series of underwater explosions that would result in massive tidal waves.

The tests, which were initially carried out around the waters of New Caledonia and Auckland during World War II, "showed that the weapon was feasible," Britain's Telegraph newspaper reported recently.

The paper said a series of 10 large offshore blasts were enough to potentially create a 3-foot tsunami that would be capable of swallowing a small city along a coastline.

The top-secret operation was code-named "Project Seal," and it was tested as a possible doomsday rival to nuclear weapons. According to data from the period, about 3,700 bombs were exploded during testing, first in New Caledonia, a French possession about 950 miles north of New Zealand, and then again at Whangaparaoa Peninsula, near Aukland.

If the atomic bomb had not worked as well as it did

Plans for the new weapon came to light during research by Ray Waru, a New Zealand-based author and filmmaker, as he was examining military files buried in the national archives, the Telegraph said.

"Presumably, if the atomic bomb had not worked as well as it did, we might have been tsunami-ing people," Waru told the paper. "It was absolutely astonishing. First that anyone would come up with the idea of developing a weapon of mass destruction based on a tsunami ... and also that New Zealand seems to have successfully developed it to the degree that it might have worked."

The project was launched in June 1944, the same month as D-Day, the allied invasion of Europe, after E. A. Gibson, a U.S. naval officer, noticed that blasting operations aimed at clearing coral reefs around Pacific islands sometimes produced large waves - which gave him the idea for a tsunami weapon.

Waru said initial testing produced some positive results but the project was eventually halted in early 1945, although New Zealand officials continued producing reports on the testing and experimentation into the 1950s. Experts finally came to the conclusion that single explosions weren't powerful enough to produce a tsunami that could cause enough damage to a coastal city; they estimated that a successful tsunami bomb would require some 2 million kilograms (about 4.4 million pounds) arrayed in a straight line about five miles from shore.

"If you put it in a James Bond movie it would be viewed as fantasy but it was a real thing," he said. "I only came across it because they were still vetting the report, so there it was sitting on somebody's desk [in the archives]."

Forty years later, after the joint testing, New Zealand experienced a dramatic shift in its security ties with the U.S. after Wellington banned entry of nuclear-armed warships into its territory during the 1980s. The decision led the U.S. to downgrade New Zealand from "ally" to "friend."

Tsunami bombs and UFOs

Waru discovered the existence of the tsunami bomb while researching his new book, "Secrets and Treasures," according to Agence France Presse.

"It was totally overwhelming at the beginning," he said.

"I knew I wanted to get in the important things, the Treaty of Waitangi (New Zealand's founding document), the Declaration of Independence, the women's suffrage petition, and a few other things," Waru added. "But once you start digging, one story leads onto another and I'd just follow my nose."

Among other treasures Waru uncovered: Defense Department records of scores of UFO sightings.

Per AFP:

Some of the accounts include drawings of flying saucers, descriptions of aliens wearing "pharaoh masks" and alleged examples of extra-terrestrial writing. New Zealand's most famous close encounter was when a television crew recorded strange lights off the South Island town of Kaikoura in 1978.

The military later concluded that the lights could be explained as natural phenomena, such as lights from boats being reflected off clouds or an uncommon view of the planet Venus.

Sources:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk

http://www.huffingtonpost.com

www.abc.net.au

Join over four million monthly readers. Your privacy is protected. Unsubscribe at any time.
comments powered by Disqus
Take Action: Support NaturalNews.com by linking back to this article from your website

Permalink to this article:

Embed article link: (copy HTML code below):

Reprinting this article:
Non-commercial use OK, cite NaturalNews.com with clickable link.

Follow Natural News on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, and Pinterest

Advertise with NaturalNews...

Support NaturalNews Sponsors:

Advertise with NaturalNews...

GET SHOW DETAILS
+ a FREE GIFT

Sign up for the FREE Natural News Email Newsletter

Receive breaking news on GMOs, vaccines, fluoride, radiation protection, natural cures, food safety alerts and interviews with the world's top experts on natural health and more.

Join over 7 million monthly readers of NaturalNews.com, the internet's No. 1 natural health news site. (Source: Alexa.com)

Your email address *

Please enter the code you see above*

No Thanks

Already have it and love it!

Natural News supports and helps fund these organizations:

* Required. Once you click submit, we will send you an email asking you to confirm your free registration. Your privacy is assured and your information is kept confidential. You may unsubscribe at anytime.