Kivalina, Alaska. A mysterious orange substance washed ashore near a remote village in northwest Alaska, reports thestar.com
The substance was also found in buckets and containers that collect rainwater.
Tests were performed on samples taken at the surface of the water in Kivalina. According to witnesses, it is not oil, but also is not something artificial and has no smell.
Pictures taken at a local woman Midoy Swan show that yellow stuff spread across the harbor and beaches.
Villagers are concerned and asking for an investigation of the origin and composition of the "mysterious orange spots."