20 Photos Of The Shipwrecks Of The Aral Sea

Ever since the Soviet Union diverted the rivers that flowed into the Aral Sea in the 1960s, its coastline has been receding. Today, the arid desert land only harbors the remnants of dozens of shipwrecks. There’s hundreds of incredible photos of the terrain, but here are some of the best.

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

 
 
          
    Hot Buzz

    18 British YouTubers That You Should Really Get To Know

    collection

    What Is Your Favorite Oprah Quote?

    collection
    Now Buzzing