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19th-century shipwreck found in Indian Ocean

A 19th-century shipwreck has been found by the team looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. The wreck was first detected on Dec. 19, according to the Joint Agency Coordination Centre, the Australian agency established to coordinate the multinational search for the MH370 crash site. Based on the initial sonar contact,

Lost continent discovered in Indian Ocean

Researchers have found evidence of an ancient lost continent in the Indian Ocean that "drowned" during continental shifts 85 million years ago. A well-known tourist destination, Mauritius is located about 1,200 miles (2,000 kilometers) off the coast of Africa, east of Madagascar. Scientists think the tiny island formed some nine million