Famous wreck isn't done revealing its secrets


Famous wreck isn't done revealing its secrets
 

(NEWSER) – A shipwreck that gave the world the deeply mysterious Antikythera mechanism is still yielding treasures — and teaching researchers about the lifestyles of the Greek and ancient.
The latest finds at the ancient wreck dubbed the "Titanic of the ancient world" include a bone flute, a bronze armrest that may have come from a throne, glassware, fine ceramics, and a piece from an ancient board game.
"This shipwreck is far from exhausted," a marine archaeologist with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution says in a press release. "Every single dive on it... read more

 
27 September 2015 in World News, Views: 17
Source: Usa Today
 


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