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Ancient ship full of wine jugs is found 55 miles off Israeli coast

Posted on AllSides June 20th, 2024
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An ancient ship containing hundreds of stunningly-preserved wine jugs has been found on the floor of the Mediterranean. The 40-foot vessel, found 1 mile deep on the seafloor 55 miles from Israel's coast, dates back 3,300 years to the late Bronze Age, experts say. It's thought to be the oldest ship found this deep in the Med, as previous shipwrecks from this era never ventured this far away from land. This suggests ancient seafarers were more capable at navigating the deep seas than historians previously thought. The ship likely sunk...

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