Ancient ecosystem found in Israeli cave
Eight new species of animals have been discovered in the cave and researchers expect more will be found as exploration continues.
Researchers explore a cave near Ramle, Israel on May 26. Reuters photo from Yahoo News.
Dr Hanan Dimantman, a biologist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem said the cave probably dates back to a period when the Mediterrranean Sea covered parts of Israel.
All the species in the cave lacked eyes, which is thought to have resulted from evolution over long periods in the dark environment.
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