Salvagers Were Scouring The Depths Of The Pacific When They Discovered A Legendary WWII Warship

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It’s late January 2019, and the crew of the R/V Petrel sends one of its remotely controlled vehicles around 17,700 feet down into the frigid depths of the South Pacific. Researchers have chosen this spot after extensive investigations. They believe that U.S.S. Hornet sunk here in October 1942. Are they about to confirm their theory? It would be a sensational find.

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