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Oct 2, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The MV Nunavik, a cargo ship fortified against ice, completed a solo trip through the hazardous Northwest Passage.
Aug 20, 2014 07:01 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A new study suggests that the 1912 Titanic disaster may have been caused by an increase in icebergs -- a condition that might threaten ships now. Continue reading →
May 17, 2014 03:06 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
For one lost containeer, an underwater robot found it nearly 4,200 feet below the ocean's surface.
Feb 12, 2014 01:16 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
The eight nations with Arctic territory aren't prepared to respond to a major shipwreck, reports a new study. Continue reading →
Jan 23, 2012 01:17 PM ET // Tim Wall
The Panama Canal expansion will allow bigger ships with more cargo to pass from the Pacific to the Caribbean, which could result in less greenhouse gas emissions per volume of cargo shipped.
May 13, 2011 09:44 AM ET // Tim Wall
A mix of weather patterns across the country have left the east coast high and dry as the south struggles with flooding.
Mar 24, 2014 12:14 PM ET
Debate continues over what qualifies as an oil spill disaster, but here are 10 that would certainly make the list.