Fresh finds discovered in 170-year-old shipwreck

April 3, 2024

In 1845, the English explorer Sir John Franklin set out with a two-ship expedition to the Arctic, hoping to find the Northwest Passage, a route through northern Canada that would provide access to the Pacific Ocean via the North Atlantic. Both ships disappeared without a trace along with their crews during the voyage, and their fate remained unknown for more than a hundred years. source: Last year, Canadian researchers…