Some of the ship's and science crew believe this to be a "dummy bomb." Others from our mission are not sure what it is.

Scientist John Reed: "We have something that's about a foot tall stuck in the bottom. It's blue, it has 4 fins on the tail of it, and sort of.....I don't know what it is."

Submersible Pilot Tim Askew, Jr.: "The chart wasn't lying about the ordnance!"

John Reed: "Let's get away from that."

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