Sought out: Why the Titanic Is Still At The Bottom

The Titanic is perhaps the best-known ship in history. It began a long journey from Europe to America in 1912. The ship was called unsinkable. Yet it went wrong on the first trip: the ship went against an iceberg and sank.


The wreck has been at the bottom of the sea for over 100 years. This weekend, another group of scientists will go to the ship to take photos and videos. Benjamin wonders: the Titanic is such a well-known ship, doesn‘t the wreck belong in a museum?

That’s what we figured out for you:

Scientists want to do a lot of research in the coming time, because a metal-eating bacterium causes the ship to disappear slowly. In the video below, you can see what the ship looked like two years ago: