Canadian shipwreck offers up secrets of last expedition

Canadian shipwreck offers up secrets of last expedition

Canadian shipwreck offers up secrets of last expedition

Almost two centuries after it sank, the HMS Terror could offer up new clues to its demise -- and solve one of the most enduring mysteries in the history of Arctic discovery. Canadian officials on Wednesday announced the results of a survey of the shipwreck's interior -- and revealed that artifacts preserved in the deep might help explain what happened to the polar exploration vessel.

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