Mystery of the Fairy Circles in Africa
- Why do they form where they form? They seem to have a kind of even spacing.
- Why do some last longer than others - what makes them fill back in?
- Why don't things like this form in other places around the world?
- Why are some larger than others?
- I want to KNOW!!!!!
Mysterious African 'Fairy Circles' Stump Scientists
"I'm not too worried that this mystery is going to be solved anytime soon," he said. And the persistence of the mystery makes it ever more intriguing.
"That's science, isn't it?" Tschinkel said. "If you knew the answer ahead of time, it wouldn't be much fun."