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Found: An Underwater Cave 1,325 Feet Deep—A New Record

Hranická propast, the Hranice abyss (Photo: Ji?í Komárek/CC BY-SA 4.0) Krzysztof Starnawski, a diver from Poland, found the cave in 1999. Even back then, he knew it was an unusual cave: the water made the team’s skin itch. Carved from limestone, the cave was shaped by “hot water saturated with carbon dioxide [that] bubbled up like a volcano” from the cave bottom, reports National Geographic, which funded the expedition.
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