Divers Found The World’s Largest Underwater Cave, And It’s Full of Mayan Secrets (Video)

According to GAM Director Robert Schmittner, the team came close to proving the elaborate system of caves were all interconnected, missing the mark by nearly a meter.


Schmittner told the Mexican newspaper El Pais, that exploring the cave, “was like trying to follow the veins within a body. It was a labyrinth of paths that sometimes came together and sometimes separated. We had to be very careful.”

It’s clear from this discovery that we still have a great deal to learn about our planet and its history. What other surprises may be lurking in unexplored regions of our planet? We can only speculate.