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Hidden underwater sand dunes found by the dock of the San Francisco Bay!

It is astonishing to find an enormous field of underwater sand dunes. They are discovered hidden beneath the ocean at the mouth of the San Francisco Bay! These sand dunes are called sand waves.

Here is a set of striking images bringing the seafloor to life in an amazing detail.

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This research is jointly conducted by the U.S. Geological Survey and California State University, Monterey Bay.

Via: NEWS.com