History and Science

Explorers Discover The Incredible In Papua New Guinea's Jungle


Jungles are mysterious. Their dense, tangled vegetation can make it extremely hard for people to explore them, which means that if anything gets lost somewhere between the trees and swamps, it may be lost forever — unless it gets discovered later by accident, which is exactly what happened to the Boeing B-17 E Flying Fortress. This plane was also hiding something incredible in its interior. Keep on reading to find out!

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