Corvette Museum Sinkhole To Stick Around As Popular Tourist Attraction

The Corvette Museum sinkhole may be one of our nation's greatest tragedies, but it's had a strange unintended side effect: attendance and sinkhole-related merchandise sales at the Bowling Green, Kentucky museum have risen sharply. As such, the museum's board has decided to keep it around. » 6/26/14 3:30pm 6/26/14 3:30pm

Here's Why A Kentucky Sinkhole Might Have Swallowed Those Corvettes

The Bowling Green, Kentucky area where the Corvette Museum is located sits in what is known as a karst area. This is an area where water slowly dissolves the native bedrock—usually limestone— in the subsurface. Once the bedrock is dissolved to a point, it is no longer structurally sound to support the weight of what… » 2/13/14 2:00pm 2/13/14 2:00pm