Bizarre Foam Covers Japanese Streets After Earthquake

Fact checked
japan earthquake foam

The devastating set of huge earthquakes that struck Japan last week is having an unexplained side effect: copious amounts of a mysterious foam-like substance is covering the streets.

According to FOX News:

Twitter users began posting photos of the unexplained foam shortly after the tremors receded.

Latest Videos

Some have speculated that an underground pipe had burst, although the origin is still unclear.

A city spokesperson told The Independent they did not know anything about the bubbles. What exactly the bubbles are made of is still a mystery. One Twitter user called it “disgusting.”

Check out a video of the mystery foam below: