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A wheel is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. 


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A wheel is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A wheel is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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Two chairs are seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Two chairs are seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Two chairs are seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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A microwave oven is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A microwave oven is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A microwave oven is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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An anchor and other metal waste are seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

An anchor and other metal waste are seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

An anchor and other metal waste are seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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A wheel is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A wheel is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A wheel is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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A glass bottle is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A glass bottle is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A glass bottle is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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A tin container is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A tin container is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A tin container is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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Metal waste is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Metal waste is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Metal waste is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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A can of beer is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A can of beer is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A can of beer is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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A fish swims by an anchor at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A fish swims by an anchor at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A fish swims by an anchor at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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Two chairs are seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Two chairs are seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Two chairs are seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Thasos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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A shoal of fish is seen off the island of Salamina, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A shoal of fish is seen off the island of Salamina, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

A shoal of fish is seen off the island of Salamina, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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Divers swim off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Divers swim off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Divers swim off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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An octopus is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

An octopus is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

An octopus is seen at the bottom of the sea off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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Two divers hold hands as they swim off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Two divers hold hands as they swim off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas

Two divers hold hands as they swim off the island of Sifnos, Greece. REUTERS/Stelios Misinas
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