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100-Year-Old Message In A Bottle Found In Baltic Sea

Last month a group of fisherman found a floating bottle in the ocean and pulled in onboard their ship. At first the bottle just looked like a piece of trash but when the fisherman examined it closer they noticed that it had a message inside it. The message was written in 1913 by 20-year-old Richard Platz. Platz had been taking …

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101-Year-Old Message In A Bottle Finally Delivered

In 1913, 20-year-old Richard Platz scribbled a short note on a postcard, placed it inside a beer bottle, secured it with a cork, and tossed it out to the Baltic Sea. Little did Platz know that his message would be found a hundred years later. The bottle was found in March by German fisherman Konrad Fischer, in a location not …

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Message in a Bottle Takes a Journey Across Pacific

If you think sending a message in a bottle across the Pacific Ocean is impossible, think again. Back in 2010, Brittanie Penrose and Aaron Laneri wrote messages, put them in an empty wine bottle, and threw it into the water from Oceanside Pier, California. Now, three years later, it has been found in Ipan, Guam by Javier Sanchez, a fourteen-year …

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Message in a Bottle Travels 6,200 Miles

Three years ago, with an uncertain future, Brittanie Penrose tossed a message sealed in a bottle into the Pacific Ocean. Little did she know that the bottle would make its way 6,200 miles across the Pacific Ocean. At the time the letter was written, Brittanie was battling brain cancer at the age of 24. She said that she had been …

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