WWII Ship Used for Atomic Bomb Tests Found 'Amazingly Intact'

April 17, 2015 2:52 PM

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WWII Ship Used for Atomic Bomb Tests Found 'Amazingly Intact'

An autonomous underwater vehicle scanned the USS Independence, taking several sonar images of each section of the ship, giving a high-resolution picture with colors denoting topography.

The USS Independence aircraft carrier, which operated during World War II, has been located nearly a half mile underwater off California's Farallon Islands.

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