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Incredible underground city in Turkey that runs 18 storeys deep discovered by local who was renovating his home

Incredible underground city in Turkey that runs 18 storeys deep discovered by local who was renovating his home | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
In 1963, a Turkish dad knocked down a wall in his basement, revealing a secret room which led to the ancient city of Derinkuyu.
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Sunken World War II Plane Turned Into Scuba Playground

Sunken World War II Plane Turned Into Scuba Playground | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

Just off the coast of Kas, Turkey, a World War II plane sits over 65 feet below the surface, hosting a party of men in scuba gear instead of soldiers strapped into parachutes.

The DC-3 Dakota plane was sunk on purpose, specifically to become an attraction for scuba divers and historians from around the world. Where it once carried paratroopers, the fuselage is now home to schools of fish, shrimp, and even barracudas.

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