Angola underwater graveyard: Whale shark and ray carcasses found by oil explorer (VIDEO).

Undersea Explorers Stumbled on an Eerie Graveyard for the Ocean’s Giants (Video)

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May 15 2014 4:23 PM

Where Do the Ocean’s Giants Go When They Die?

An amazing underwater graveyard ecosystem off the coast of Angola.

Described in the journal Plos One, the half-square-mile site features a whale shark and three mobulid rays, creating a mini-ecosystem.

Dallas Jensen is a regular video contributor to Slate.

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