We’ve discovered an undersea volcano near Christmas Island that looks like the Eye of Sauron

July 23rd, 2021

The Conversation, Other, 22/07/2021, Tim O’Hara
Looking like the Eye of Sauron from the Lord of the Rings Trilogy, an ancient undersea volcano was slowly revealed by multibeam sonar 3,100 metres below our vessel, 280 kilometres southeast of Christmas Island. This was on day 12 of our voyage of exploration to Australia’s Indian Ocean Territories, aboard CSIRO’s dedicated ocean research vessel, the RV Investigator.

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