Circular arguments on crop circles

By Rebecca Priestley In Science

Print Share
3rd January, 2013
Question: I am fascinated by crop circles, which have been found not only in crops but also in forests in Siberia and on the ice in the Arctic. Please don’t tell me that these were made by “cranks with planks”. The complexity argues otherwise. What is your opinion? – Val Isherwood Answer:: Google search for crop circles yields millions of results, with elaborate patterns of circles, spirals, fractals and religious symbols shown flattened into fields of grain. Most of the images are on websites hosted by either crop-artists – people who make crop ...

NZ Listener print only subscriptions & digital only subscriptions

NZ Listener subscriptions;

Print subscriptions: To receive the NZ Listener in your mailbox each week click here.

Digital subscriptions: We now have the NZ Listener weekly edition as a digital reader version via the Zinio digital platform – read the latest edition on your computer or via the Zinio app on your tablet.  To find our more click here.

Archive content: If you’re interested in accessing archive content, please contact our NZ Listener helpdesk contact us.  We endeavor to get back to you within 5 working days.

Locked content: If you have an archive content login, please login to view and unlock content, for more information regarding locked content please read our NZ Listener FAQ’s

Any queries regarding access please contact our NZ Listener helpdesk contact us.

More by Rebecca Priestley

Switch to our mobile site