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“Underwater Archaeology”

Sep 29, 2015 03:14 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
A bronze chair arm and a piece of a Greek board game are among the latest treasures raised from the site of the famous shipwreck Antikythera.
Aug 18, 2015 11:17 AM ET // Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
The armored husk of a Confederate warship is being raised out of the depths of a Georgia river, 150 years after the ship's crew deliberately sunk it.
Aug 12, 2015 11:14 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Representing a ferocious creature with lion ears and crocodile-like mouth, the 660-pound figurehead stood at the prow of 15th-century ship.
Jul 28, 2015 11:49 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
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.
Jun 24, 2015 02:58 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 2,000-year-old Roman ship had been carrying parts to build an entire roof and had been packed meticulously.
Jun 3, 2015 03:05 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Buttons. Plates. A medicine bottle filled with viscous goo. These are among the last remnants of a doomed 1845 expedition.
Jun 2, 2015 02:12 PM ET // AFP
The discovery of a wrecked slave ship off the South African coast in which more than 200 captives drowned marks a milestone in the study of the slave trade.
May 5, 2015 02:12 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
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 →
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