2,000-Year-Old Antikythera Shipwreck Yields Another Fascinating Story
It seems that the 2,000-Year-Old Antikythera Shipwreck yield fascinating new discoveries every time a diving expedition takes place. Researchers are referring to the Antikythera Shipwreck as a cargo ship that sank full of the best stuff available in the first century B.C.
July 8, 2016
Divers exploring the 2,000-Year-Old Antikythera Shipwreck have discovered a strange torpedo-like object among the shipwreck off the Greek Islands.
It is believed that the massive ship carrying countless ancient artifacts sank in the Aegean Sea in approximately 65 BC.
To date over 50 fascinating artifacts have been recovered by divers from the ancient shipwreck that rests on the ocean floor. Among the artifacts discovered to date, the most notary is the Antikythera Mechanism, which has been found to be an observer’s guide to the galaxy.
“Every new dive on the Antikythera shipwreck delivers gifts from the ancient past. The wreck offers touchstones to the…
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