Granite discovery off Brazil may be evidence of hidden continent

www.guardian.co.uk, 09 May 2013 15:09

Scientists have discovered a 10-metre-high rock of granite deep in the Atlantic, suggesting a continent may have existed off the Brazilian coast. As granite is usually only found on land, the discovery points to a previously unknown landmass that was swallowed by waves. Researchers will carry out further investigations before removing a sample of the material.

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