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In the Deep Sea

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CLOCKWISE FROM LEFT: CHARLES ESHELMAN—FILMMAGIC/GETTY IMAGES; PETER MUHLY—AFP/GETTY IMAGES; MIKE COPPOLA—GETTY IMAGES; STANLEY LEARY—AP; MICHEL BOUTEFEU—GETTY IMAGES

Scientists have found many artifacts from the Titanic deep in the ocean. Let’s take a look.

Mug

CHARLES ESHELMAN—FILMMAGIC/GETTY IMAGES

The White Star Line was the company that ran the Titanic.

Vest

MIKE COPPOLA—GETTY IMAGES

People left everything behind when they got into the lifeboats.

Playing Cards

STANLEY LEARY—AP

Passengers aboard the Titanic played games to pass the time.

Propeller

KRISTA FEW—GETTY IMAGES

This is a propeller from the Titanic. It helped move the ship.

Binoculars

MICHEL BOUTEFEU—GETTY IMAGES

These binoculars from the Titanic were very well-preserved.

Violin

PETER MUHLY—AFP/GETTY IMAGES

The bandleader kept playing as the Titanic sank.

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