After decades, possibly centuries, at the bottom of the sea, a barnacle-crusted anchor arrived in Texas for a major cleaning.
New report finds that tree rings in the waterlogged ribs show the vessel was likely built around 1773, in a small shipyard near Philadelphia.
The seafaring empire of Tonga in the South Pacific Ocean once spanned more than a thousand miles, serving as the hub through which distant settlements exchanged artifacts and ideas, researchers say.
The Costa Concordia has parked at Genoa, Italy to be scrapped.
It's been more than 2 and a half years since the cruiseliner ran aground off Italy's Giglio Island. Now the wreck floats again.
The ship sank during a bloody battle against a fleet from Denmark and the German city of Lübeck.
The last cruise for the stricken Costa Concordia will take it to a scrapyard, where it will be dismantled. Continue reading →
For one lost containeer, an underwater robot found it nearly 4,200 feet below the ocean's surface.
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