'Underwater Pompeii' found off Greece

November 30, 2014 2:35 PM

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'Underwater Pompeii' found off Greece

It was believed that underwater ruins off the Greek island of Delos were simply ancient docks—but now experts are telling a much more exciting story. They've found what's left of several buildings, including a pottery workshop, at the site just six feet below the surface.

The ruins likely date to the first century BC, the Huffington Post reports. They were home to 16 pots and parts of a kiln, as well as what's left of walls and colonnades.

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