posted on Oct, 25 2016 @ 02:13 AM
Dozens of shipwrecks, the first of their kind seen from bygone empires, have been a "complete bonus" discovery for researchers mapping the Black
The international team of scientists came across more than 40 wrecks while surveying the seabed near Bulgaria to understand how quickly land in the
area was inundated following the last ice age 20,000 years ago.
"The wrecks are a complete bonus, but a fascinating discovery, found during the course of our extensive geophysical surveys," Professor Jon Adams,
lead investigator on the Black Sea Maritime Archaeology Project, said.
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