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TED-Ed: Real life sunken cities


Though people are most familiar with Plato’s fictional Atlantis, many real underwater cities actually exist. Peter Campbell explains how sunken cities are studied by scientists to help us understand the lives of our ancestors, the dynamic nature of our planet, and the impact of each on the other.

Check out this article on a real life sunken ancient city, Heracleion: The Egyptian Atlantis.

And this on a sunken landmass called Doggerland, The Real Atlantis: Doggerland.