This week, the extinct megalodon shark—whose discovery would have been highly significant—came

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to the attention of the public. The megalodon, or "meg," appeared as a form on the sonar fish

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detector of researchers from the Atlantic Shark Institute, a nonprofit organisation based in Rhode Island

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that works in shark research and protection. The picture was taken three weeks ago just south

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of Block Island, Rhode Island, by Jon Dodd of the Atlantic Shark Institute. After a while, the shape

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vanished after changing into something different. an Atlantic mackerel school. According to a Facebook

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post made by the researchers on Sunday, the fish "hung around the boat for almost 15 minutes.

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So near yet so far away "the message stated. " Although the Megalodon (Otodus megalodon) vanished

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over 3 million years ago and is probably not coming back, for a little moment, we believed he had!

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Additionally, the researchers noted that the final number resembled "90% of all the schools we

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find offshore." For around two minutes, they "just so happened to take the shape of a shark," they wrote.

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