Excavation of a 200-year-old shipwreck confirms Lord Elgin was taking antiquities, as well as sculptures during his voyage from the Acropolis to London.
An ill-fated 19th-century expedition that became trapped in the Canadian Arctic ended in a particularly gruesome type of cannibalism.
The 2,000-year-old Roman ship had been carrying parts to build an entire roof and had been packed meticulously.
Buttons. Plates. A medicine bottle filled with viscous goo. These are among the last remnants of a doomed 1845 expedition.
The shipwreck find in the Indian Ocean led officials to say if Malaysian Flight 370 is in their search zone they will find it.
The newly found wreck had carried 10,000 gold coins and massive gold jewelry — a treasure estimated to be worth more than $150 million today.
The Hanneke Wrome was one of two ships that left Luebeck, Germany, for Tallinn, Estonia, on Nov. 11, 1468 loaded with gold coins and jewelry. Continue reading →
The shattered wreck of a Japanese World War II battleship was shown lying on a Philippine seabed in startling detail.
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