In a desolate region of Arctic Circle, over 200 miles from the nearest city, stands the ruins of an abandoned Soviet research station. There, one can find an astonishing discovery: the deepest hole in the world. Over the past few decades, scientists have used the hole to try and accomplish the unthinkable: drill to the center of the Earth.
As the engineers worked, terrifying rumors began cropping up, like that the team discovered a portal to Hell itself! Soon enough, the team would make a startling discovery that would force the scientific team to shut down and seal the experiment forever!
What Lies Beneath
Since the very beginnings of civilization, humans have been fascinated by what lies below the Earth’s surface. Some wondered if it contained monsters, forgotten people, or secret gateways to the underworld. Of course, these days, it just seems like everyone wants to get to Mars. But, as we continue to stare up at the night sky with wonder, many overlook the incredible, mysterious phenomena found right here at home, including the deepest hole in the world!
Believe it or not, some scientists believe that our knowledge of outer space is actually greater than our understanding of what hides beneath Earth’s surface. And while many know about the space race and our desire to colonize other planets, few remember the equally fascinating battle to conquer the subterranean world…