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World’s Oldest Message in a Bottle Found

A 132 year old message in a bottle was found on a beach in Australia. The message dates back to June 12, 1886, and was written in German. The message included the coordinates of the German ship Paula and instructions to send the bottle to the stated address with information of the location it was found at. The ship was studying ocean currents and had thrown thousands of bottles overboard to learn about the currents.

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