A Forest Submerged 60,000 Years Ago Could Save Your Life One Day • Discoverology

A Forest Submerged 60,000 Years Ago Could Save Your Life One Day

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Before this underwater forest in the Gulf of Mexico disappears, scientists recently raced to search for shipworms and other sea life that could serve as incubators of unexpected medicines, churning out new lifesaving formulas and compounds that may not be found anywhere else on the planet.

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