Scientists find fragments of ancient continent buried under Indian Ocean

Mauritia had been hidden under large masses of lava

Scientists find fragments of ancient continent buried under Indian Ocean

Science Recorder | James Fluere | Monday, February 25, 2013

An international team of geoscientists has discovered a lost continent buried under the Indian Ocean. Their findings suggest that the popular tourist destinations of Reunion and Mauritius are hiding a micro-continent that's been covered by volcanic rocks for millions of years... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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