Of Shipwrecks and Sunken Treasure: The Aquatic World with Philippe Cousteau

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EPISODE 6 — A Shipwreck Graveyard

Captain's Log: Today, we find ourselves near the Fourni archipelago, off the coast of Greece. What makes the seas surrounding these Grecian isles special? TREASUR— excuse me. They're special because underwater archaeologists have recently discovered 45 shipwrecks from ancient times in an area just over 17 miles. While time has tempered the ships themselves, the seabed is still full of artifacts from which we can learn more about the ancient Greeks. Yes, artifacts. For learning. That's all...