Wreckage Of WWII Aircraft Carrier Found In The South Pacific Ocean

A researcher examines the underwater hull of USS Hornet CV-8, which played a role in several key events in World War II.

The Hornet played a role in several key events in the war – including the Doolittle Raid on Japan and the Battle of Midway. Researches have located it three miles below the surface.

(Image credit: Photo courtesy of Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Inc)