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  • See a Newly Discovered ‘Pristine’ Deep-Sea Coral Reef in the Galápagos

    See a Newly Discovered ‘Pristine’ Deep-Sea Coral Reef in the Galápagos

    There’s a new, ancient coral reef in town, and it’s magnificent. Scientists working to survey the deep ocean surrounding the Galápagos Islands discovered a never-before-observed reef complex, hundreds of meters below the sea surface. And, despite the current, sorry state of corals across the world’s marine ecosystems, this newly documented (but likely very old) reef…